Western Seas

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Barony of Western Seas
Or, a wa'a outrigger, sail to dexter, sable within a laurel wreath vert within a bordure engrailed azure.
Founded: Barony on 14 Feb 1978, in the Kingdom of the West; Joined Caid 30 Aug 1980
Modern Location: The Hawaiian Islands

Western Seas is Caid's only Palatine Barony. The current Baron and Baroness are Geoffrey de Cam and Duibheasa ingen ui hÉalaighthe.


Meaning: These are islands in the sea far to the west of mainland North America.

Heraldic officer's title: Green Water


  • Order of the Wa'a Oar - Service
  • Order of the Sable Clarion - Arts and Sciences
  • Order of the Baroness' Guard - Martial Ability
  • Baronial Label - awarded to the victor of the Baronial Coronet Competition upon completion of his/her reign.
  • The Argent Comet - Inspiration of Others

Newsletter: The Runestone

  • Winner, The William Blackfox Award for Best Overall Newsletter, A.S. 49 (2015), Chronicler: Lady Viviana of Peridot Isle
  • Winner, The William Blackfox Award for Best Regular Feature, A.S. 49 (2015), "Cooking with Claudius" by Baron Claudius Brutus di Bartolomeo
  • Winner, The William Blackfox Award for Best Poetry or Short Fiction, A.S. 49 (2015), "A Wanderer in Rags" by Lord Riley Frost of Farhaven
  • Commendation, The William Blackfox Award for Best Special Edition, A.S. 50 (2017), "50th Year Special Edition" by THL Sadhbh inghean Uí Chonghail

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Territories of Western Seas


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