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Shire of Al-Sahid
Per chevron rayonny azure and Or, two laurel wreaths argent and a scorpion sable.
Founded: Canton established August 6, 1989. Shire established in 1991
Modern Location: Barstow/Victorville, Wrightwood, Big Bear, California


Per chevron rayonny azure and Or, two laurel wreaths argent and a scorpion sable.


History: Al-Sahid began as part of the Barony of Dreiburgen and became a Canton on April 6, 1989. Late in 1991 Al-Sahid became a Shire. The Branch name of Al-Sahid was registered in August of 1987 and updated from a Canton to a Shire in December of 2005. (The change may have been approved earlier, but wasn't officially recorded until 2005.)

Established: 1991

Area: Victorville, Apple Valley, Lucerne Valley, Barstow, Hesperia a portion of the San Bernardino Mountains which include Big Bear City and Big Bear Lake, and a portion of the San Gabriels that includes Wrightwood and the Tri-Communities.

Blazon: Per chevron rayonny azure and Or, two laurel wreaths argent and a scorpion sable.

Badge: Azure, a scorpion fesswise reversed Or

Awards: The Noble Scorpion, The Black Scorpion, Arts and Science Award

Newsletter: The Scorpion Tales

Champions: See Al-Sahid Champions

Current Officers and Their Deputies

  • Arts & Sciences Officer: THLady Miriam Shadewehauke
    • Deputy Arts & Sciences Officer: Position currently vacant
  • Chronicler: Dame Teka Turmanov
    • Deputy Chronicler: Position currently vacant
  • Constable: Position currently vacant
  • Chief Herald and Book Herald: Position currently vacant
    • Court and Field Herald:
  • Presentations Officer: Position currently vacant
  • Territorial Marshal: Sir Killian MacTaggart
    • Deputy Marshal:
    • Captain of Rapier:
    • Archery:
    • Thrown Weapons:
  • Youth Combat Officer: Position currently vacant
  • Youth Officer: Position currently vacant

Annual Events

More Information

Caidan Baronies: Altavia, Angels, Calafia, Dreiburgen, Dun Or, Gyldenholt, Lyondemere, Naevehjem, Nordwache, Starkhafn, Western Seas, Wintermist
Caidan Shires: Al-Sahid, Carreg Wen, Darach, Isles
Caidan Cantons: Bard's Keep, Canyons, Castle North, Cragdon, Gallavally, Mons Draconis, Peridot Isle, Poll na Gainmhe, Steinsee, Summergate, Tanwayour, Torvald, Valley Azure
Caidan Colleges: Boethius, Fenwood Knoll, Noe, Saint Artemas, Saint Firmin, San Ambrogio, San Isidore, Tour d'Yvoire, Voyagers
Other Information: Former Territories, Kingdoms, Known World