Awards and Honors

Awards in the Barony of Earngyld

The lists of holders of awards was last updated: August 15, AS LII (2017).

This page of the West Kingdom web site awards list system is used to explain the various awards that are listed in the West Kingdom Awards List that may be given by The Baron and/or Baroness of Earngyld.

Descriptions of awards and tokens comes from a variety of sources, including but not limited to: The Laws of the Barony of Earngyld, the West Kingdom Ceremony Book, an article in the West Kingdom Herald's Handbook on Awards, Baronial websites, or heralds, etc.

The Shire of Earngyld was a Barony for many years, starting August, 1984 up to August, 2003 (A.S. XXXVIII), as the Barony's activity level had dropped to a point the populace felt it better to return to Shire status. Various other changes occurred and they are now part of Oertha as a Shire again (2005).

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Order of the Anchor
(? Description has disappeared, may be a Service award) Listing of all Members of the Order of the Anchor

Order of the Talon
The Order of the Talon is given for three different recognitions, differenced by the color of the ribbon. Green is for Arts, (?) for Martial Combat, and (?) for Service. The token is a Pewter Eagle's talon clutching a ball of glass. Listing of all Members of the Order of the Talon

Order of the Aurora
"Beginner's" Arts & Sciences recognition. The token is an abalone shell. Listing of all Members of the Order of Aurora

Order of the Swordbearer
(? description is missing) Appears to be a fighting recognition. Listing of all Members of the Order of the Swordbearer

Earngyld Grace Order (EGO)
Given for grace and courtesy. The token is a pendant mirror backed with an element of the recipient's device. Listing of all Members of the Earngyld Grace Order

Order of Really Creative Anachronists (ORCA)
(? description has disappeared) Listing of all Members of the Order of Really Creative Anachronists

Pilot
The champion of the tournament held twice a year. Listing of all Former Pilots of Earngyld

Seamaiden
The consort of the Pilot of Earngyld, who is the victor of the championship tournament, held twice a year. Listing of all Past Seamaidens of Earngyld


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