Settmour Swamp

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{{Territory|name= Barony of Settmour Swamp|device=[[Image:Settmourswamp.png|200px]] |devicecaption= Arms of the Barony of Settmour Swamp|founded=October 1979 |modernlocation=Somerset, Morris, Essex, Union, Warren, Hunterdon, and northern Middlesex counties in NJ, USA }}
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{{Territory|name= Barony of Settmour Swamp|device=[[Image:Device SSwamp.gif|200px]] |devicecaption= Arms of the Barony of Settmour Swamp|founded=1979 CE |modernlocation=Somerset, Morris, Essex, Union, Warren, Hunterdon, and northern Middlesex counties in NJ, USA }}
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Settmour Swamp is one of the oldest, largest, and most active Baronies in the East Kingdom, and runs 4-9 events each year.  Their annual Mudthaw event typically attracts between 500-700 attendees, and features the largest double-elimination armored tournament in the East Kingdom, with over 100 combatants.
==Overview==
==Overview==
''Meaning'': The group's name comes from the original two counties covered by the group: SomerSET and MORRis; also, the area is home to New Jersey's Great Swamp National Wildlife Refuge.
''Meaning'': The group's name comes from the original two counties covered by the group: SomerSET and MORRis; also, the area is home to New Jersey's Great Swamp National Wildlife Refuge.
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''Established'': as a Shire in 1980; elevated to Barony in 1981
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''Established'': as a Shire in October 1979; elevated to Barony in 1981
''Blazon'': Per fess argent and vert, a tower bendwise counterchanged sable and argent, in sinister chief a laurel wreath vert.
''Blazon'': Per fess argent and vert, a tower bendwise counterchanged sable and argent, in sinister chief a laurel wreath vert.
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''Heraldic officer's title'': Sinking Tower Pursuivant
''Heraldic officer's title'': Sinking Tower Pursuivant
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''Awards'': Silver Tower (outstanding service), Bronze Tower (service), Ivory Tower (arts), Iron Tower (martial arts)A  
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''Awards'':  
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[http://settmourswamp.eastkingdom.org/historyawards.html list of award recipients] is on-line.
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*[[Image:Bronzetower.png|50px]] Bronze Tower (service)            
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*[[Image:Silvertower.png|50px]] Silver Tower (outstanding service)  
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*[[Image:Ivorytower.png|50px]] Ivory Tower (arts)                
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*[[Image:Irontower.png|50px]] Iron Tower (martial arts)        
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A [http://settmourswamp.eastkingdom.org/historyawards.html list of award recipients] is on-line.
''Newsletter'': The Mudpuppy
''Newsletter'': The Mudpuppy
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''Fighting Unit(s)'': Part of the Wetlands Alliance
''Fighting Unit(s)'': Part of the Wetlands Alliance
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==Territories of Settmour Swamp==
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''Baron'': Lord [[Erec L'Claire]]
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The Canton of Gryphonwald, Settmour's first canton, covers northern Middlesex county.
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''Baroness'': Maîtresse [[Jehannine de Flandres]]
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The Canton of Marwick was founded in 1988 and covers Union County and the towns of Warren, Watchung, and Bound Brook.
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''Seneschal'': Sir [[Antonio Patrasso]]
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The region of Tir Mynydd covers the Warren / Hunterdon / Morris county area.
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==Territories of Settmour Swamp==
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The [[Gryphonwald | Canton of Gryphonwald]], Settmour's first canton, covers northern Middlesex county.
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The [[Marwick | Canton of Marwick]] was founded in 1988 and covers Union County and the towns of Warren, Watchung, and Bound Brook.  The canton is currently inactive.
==More Information==
==More Information==

Revision as of 19:58, 24 March 2013

Barony of Settmour Swamp

Arms of the Barony of Settmour Swamp
Information
Founded:October 1979
Location:Somerset, Morris, Essex, Union, Warren, Hunterdon, and northern Middlesex counties in NJ, USA

Settmour Swamp is one of the oldest, largest, and most active Baronies in the East Kingdom, and runs 4-9 events each year. Their annual Mudthaw event typically attracts between 500-700 attendees, and features the largest double-elimination armored tournament in the East Kingdom, with over 100 combatants.

Overview

Meaning: The group's name comes from the original two counties covered by the group: SomerSET and MORRis; also, the area is home to New Jersey's Great Swamp National Wildlife Refuge.

Established: as a Shire in October 1979; elevated to Barony in 1981

Blazon: Per fess argent and vert, a tower bendwise counterchanged sable and argent, in sinister chief a laurel wreath vert.

Heraldic officer's title: Sinking Tower Pursuivant

Awards:

  • Bronze Tower (service)
  • Silver Tower (outstanding service)
  • Ivory Tower (arts)
  • Iron Tower (martial arts)

A list of award recipients is on-line.

Newsletter: The Mudpuppy

Fighting Unit(s): Part of the Wetlands Alliance

Baron: Lord Erec L'Claire

Baroness: Maîtresse Jehannine de Flandres

Seneschal: Sir Antonio Patrasso

Territories of Settmour Swamp

The Canton of Gryphonwald, Settmour's first canton, covers northern Middlesex county.

The Canton of Marwick was founded in 1988 and covers Union County and the towns of Warren, Watchung, and Bound Brook. The canton is currently inactive.

More Information


Eastern Territories
Crown Principalities/Regions: Tir Mara, Northern Region, Central Region, Southern Region
Baronies/Provinces: Ostgardr, An Dubhaigeainn, Bergental, Beyond the Mountain, Bhakail, Bridge, Carillion, Carolingia, Concordia of the Snows, Dragonship Haven, Endewearde, Havre des Glaces, Iron Bog, L'ile du Dragon Dormant, Malagentia, Ruantallan, Settmour Swamp, Smoking Rocks, Stonemarche
Shires: Anglespur, Ar n-Eilean-ne, Barren Sands, Blak Rose, Bois Ardent, Buckland Cross, Caer Adamant, Coill Tuar, Coldwood, Eisental, Frosted Hills, Glenn Linn, Hartshorn-dale, La Selve d'Aure, Lyndhaven, Montevale, Mountain Freehold, Nordenhalle, Northern Outpost, Owlsherst, Panther Vale, Quintavia, Rusted Woodlands, Silver Rylle, Smithwick, Wyndhame
Cantons/Ridings: Aschehyrst, Black Icorndall, Bowman's Rest, Brokenbridge, Distant Shore, Dragon Forge, Dragon's Aerie, Fennbrycg, Forestgate, Gryphonwald, Hawkes Reache, Ivyeinrust, Keep by the Endless Sea, Lions End, Marwick, Northpass, Ravenhill, Sea Tyger's Rhyn, Seashire, Towers, Whyt Whey, Ynys Y Gwaed
Other Information: Former Territories, Kingdoms
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