Blazon: Per fess argent a stag’s attires gules and vert a hunting horn of the first
The nearby forest, the Kaiserwald, was frequently used for hunting since the 13th century, which is reflected in the charges here.
Blazon: Azure a church double-towered surmounted by a city wall or
The church in the arms is St. Martin’s, a local landmark that was frequently used as a town seal before the arms were officially granted. The church served a dual purpose in times of war, as it was also built to withstand attacks.
Blazon: Gules four palets argent and a chief of the last chequy of the field, overall issuant from a mount in base a pine tree proper surmounted by a baton in bend sinister, interwoven with the palets or
The town has been in existence since 1496, with official incorporation coming in 1783. The region’s lush pine forests may be the source for the tree in the arms.
Blazon: Per fess argent a trefoil issuant from the partition line vert and sable a lock plate or
The trefoil is a reference to the nearby monastery of Gleink, which used gules a trefoil vert as their arms. The lock plate allegedly comes from the arms of the Stadler family, though I cannot confirm this.