PATENTBUREAU Symbolics Of Prydniprov'ia Shpola
From history of heraldry of Ukraine
Modern individual symbolism
State differences of Ukraine
Symbolics of Prydniprov'ia regions
Cherkasy area
Symbolism of Ukrainian the cossacks


For the first time it was mentioned in papers of the XVIII century.

Герб міста Шпола



The modern emblem


On the 30th of August 1994 town council session confirmed a modern emblem - in an argent field there is a woman in a white dress and a brown plakhta (a kind of dress) holding a sheaf. In the gules chief of the shield there is an argent courant horse to the sinister side.

The woman is a symbol of Daria Mykolaivna Lopukhina who has done a lot for the development of the town. The argent color is a symbol of cleanliness and the good. To denote the administrative subordination of the town the old emblem of Cherkasy is represented. The author is O.Tolkushyn.