Kingdom Arms by Robin of Thornwood Calligraphy by Robin of Thornwood Populous Badge by Robin of Thornwood

The Fourth Year

New Year’s Eve Revel, Barony of Three Mountains
December 31, 1969

From The Page (December? 1969):

The Barony of the Three Mountains
SIR FREDERICK OF THE WEST TOWER is now engaged in organizing this new barony in the Portland, Oregon area. The first planning meeting is being held as this issue goes to press. Training sessions for fighters are being arranged. The first official event for this barony will be a

NEW YEARS EVE REVELS at the home of the Seneschal, Sir Frederick (address/etc. omitted).

GOOD LUCK-- WE HOPE TO HEAR MORE FROM YOU SOON!


From the History (by Wilhelm):

The first event of the new Barony was a revel held at the home of the Baron, Sir Frederic of the West Tower, Portland, Oregon.


Description of this event, © Copyright 1980 by William R. Keyes (Wilhelm von Schlüssel)
This is from The History of the West Kingdom, Volume 1 (the only volume produced). When reading this text, please keep in mind the following disclaimer:

Disclaimer: This history may have errors in it, as much of the detail is “remembered” history, or as one of the cover pages of the original type-written manuscript states “The material within is derived from the information printed in The Crown Prints and in The Page, and from the memories of the participants.” The original document was typed on onion-skin paper, with hand-written notes (often in the margins). All attempts have been made to reconcile the notes with the original document.

Annotations, when they are added, are from The Annotated History of the West, Volume 1, which is the same text as Master Wilhelm's mentioned above, with commentary from members of the SCA who were active at the time of the event, and are added to help clarify questions and expand on what happened and why. This volume is copyright © Ken Mayer (Hirsch von Henford).


[Back to Year IV]     [Main Page for the History]     [Who's Who]


The West Kingdom History Website was created by and is maintained by Hirsch von Henford (mka Ken Mayer).