Timeline of the Nayoran Peninsula
AN 1 King Elden Nayor unites the Eight Kingdoms of the north. The Nayoran Calendar begins.
AN 11 Elden Nayor builds the first castle on The Stone.
AN 310 Nithia's first incursion into Nayoran lands begins 200 years of war between Nithia and Elden Nayor.
AN 395 The Battle of Murne. Lord Belden Kemp distinguishes himself against the Nithians.
c. AN 500 First written account of mages bearing black-stained hands.
AN 522 Nithia defeated by Galden III Nayor. Nithian Marshals bow before the King; Nith is sacked.
AN 620 The mage Sadu Blackhand takes The Stone. He is dead before the end of the day.
AN 640 The Order of the Black Palm takes The Stone in a day, is defeated by the end of the week.
AN 746 First recorded written use of the name "Etherine Order."
AN 761 The Chained Isles are chained by the Etherine Order. This date is generally considered the beginning of the Age of High Sorcery.
AN 791 The First Nithian Rebellion is put down with the aid of the Etherine Order.
AN 832 The Time Tower of Gilmaran and the Great Gate of Ceresia are built by the Etherine Order.
AN 848 Aldeth Nayor (the Builder) dies with no sons (his daughter, Eveline, is only 15 years of age). Aiden Rotswald ascends the throne, ending more than 800 years of rule by House Nayor and marking the beginning of the Rotswald Dynasty.
AN 875 The Winter Rebellion: Rogue Etherine take The Stone, but depart by the end of the month.
AN 879 As penance for the Winter Rebels, the Order builds the Queensbridge at Nayor’s Stone.
AN 895 The Queensbridge at Niemarsh is built by the Etherine Order.
AN 899 The Queensbridge at Nottsbridge is built by the Etherine Order.
AN 919 Larkin Albareen is born.
AN 956 Larkin Albareen begins Albareen rule of Elden Nayor.
AN 957 Magic declared illegal throughout the Nayoran Peninsula. The Age of High Sorcery comes to an end.
AN 959 The Second Nithian Rebellion. The Nithian Forest is established as a semi-permanent border.
AN 1144 King Kieran III Albareen dies. His 17-year-old son, Kieran IV, is accused of illegitimacy, igniting controversy over his succession. Soren Anduval, Duke of Nottsbridge, makes a violent play for the throne but is defeated.
AN 1145 King Kieran IV Albareen destroys the Queensbridge at Nottsbridge.
AN 1173 Gavin Albareen born.
AN 1193 Cedric Albareen born.
AN 1207 The Northern Thanes form an alliance. Civil war ensues in Ceres Nayor for the next 38 years.
AN 1218 Barnard Albareen born.
AN 1238 Barnard crowned King; marries Delia.
AN 1245 The Peace of Nayor signed. The Northern Thanes are subdued. King Vico Lombardosian becomes monarch of a unified Ceres Nayor.
AN 1246 Queen Delia dies. Barnard marries Mariss.
AN 1248 Gwendoline Albareen is born.
AN 1250 Miles Wrotham’s wife, Merewen, and son, Caeden, are killed.
AN 1252 Malcolm and Jerrith Albareen are born.
AN 1253 Mariss Albareen disappears, is presumed dead.