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Uplandia, or Uppland, is a historical province or landskap on the eastern coast of Sweden. It borders to Sudermannia, Westmannia and Gestricia. It is also bounded by lake Mälaren and the Baltic sea.

Counties Uppsala
Area12,677 km²
Provincial flower
\- Swedish
- Latin
Leper lily
Fritillaria meleagris
Provincial animalWhite-tailed eagle
Provincial fishAspius

Table of contents
1 Counties
2 History
3 Geography
4 Culture
5 Heraldry
6 External Links


For current affairs see: The Counties of Uppsala, Stockholm or Västmanland

The historical province of Uplandia is divided upon the County of Uppsala, which occupies the heartland, the County of Stockholm, which has claimed about a third of the territory in the south and the County of Västmanland, taking a quarter in the west.


Main article: History of Uplandia

Chartered cities before 1971:

The Swedish Capital of Stockholm is divided upon two provinces. The southern half lies in Sudermannia and the northern half in Uplandia.


Main article: Geography of Uplandia


Main article: Culture of Uplandia

Uppsala is the seat of the Archbishop of the Church of Sweden.


Main article: Heraldry of Uplandia

Arms granted in 1560. The arms is represented with a dukal crown. Blazon: "Gules, a Royal Orb Or gemmed of the field and Azure with the cross bottoned Argent."

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