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** Situated close to the Vale of Serdoch ([[Bordingbras his hatt!]])
 
** Situated close to the Vale of Serdoch ([[Bordingbras his hatt!]])
 
** [[Qestarius River]] once connected it to Vale of Serdoch ([[Qestarius River]])
 
** [[Qestarius River]] once connected it to Vale of Serdoch ([[Qestarius River]])
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* '''Alpha''' (peninsula)
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** Peninsula north of [[Dagger Seas|Primus Dagger Sea]] ([[Llysver the Doomed]])
  
 
* '''[[Andelphracian River Valley]]''' (valley)
 
* '''[[Andelphracian River Valley]]''' (valley)
 
** Is not in the [[Evesque Valley]] or [[Sarfelogian Mountains]] ([[Carsokian]])
 
** Is not in the [[Evesque Valley]] or [[Sarfelogian Mountains]] ([[Carsokian]])
** ''Inferred'': Near the [[Evesque Valley]] because of Andelphracia and Quezlar 6.
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** ''Inferred'': Near the [[Evesque Valley]] because of Andelphracia and [[Quezlar 6.]]
** ''Possibility'': Named after Quezlar 6's journey through [[Elminster Mire]].
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** ''Possibility'': Named after [[Quezlar 6]]'s journey through [[Elminster Mire]].
** ''Possibility'': Quezlar 6 and Andelphracia traveled here for their [[Hive-Lord]] Answer.
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** ''Possibility'': [[Quezlar 6]] and Andelphracia traveled here for their [[Hive-Lord]] Answer.
  
 
* '''Avaz Minor''' (city)
 
* '''Avaz Minor''' (city)
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* '''[[Elminster Mire]]''' (mire)
 
* '''[[Elminster Mire]]''' (mire)
** Known to exist at the time of Quezlar 6 ([[Andelphracian Lights]])
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** Known to exist at the time of [[Quezlar 6]] ([[Andelphracian Lights]])
 
** Ghyll-wide environmental crisis: ongoing stillicide in the Mire ([[Doc Rockett]])
 
** Ghyll-wide environmental crisis: ongoing stillicide in the Mire ([[Doc Rockett]])
 
** Located east of [[Evesque Valley]] and northwest of Andelphracian River Valley ([[Elminster Mire]])
 
** Located east of [[Evesque Valley]] and northwest of Andelphracian River Valley ([[Elminster Mire]])
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** The outskirts are home to the Charterhouse Estate ([[Charterhouse Collection]])
 
** The outskirts are home to the Charterhouse Estate ([[Charterhouse Collection]])
 
** Has a Grand Mall 'twixt the [[Folktown Council Hall]] and amphitheatre ([[Bavarian Creame]])
 
** Has a Grand Mall 'twixt the [[Folktown Council Hall]] and amphitheatre ([[Bavarian Creame]])
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** Contains the rebuilt Tempton School ([[Irictus Ross]])
  
 
* '''Glossfordshire''' (town)
 
* '''Glossfordshire''' (town)
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** 2 leles away from the [[Azura Mines]] ([[Iganefta]])
 
** 2 leles away from the [[Azura Mines]] ([[Iganefta]])
 
** 120 leles away from [[Mount Yurch]] ([[Iganefta]])
 
** 120 leles away from [[Mount Yurch]] ([[Iganefta]])
** [[Iganefta]]-on-the-Sea is 30 [[lele]]s away ([[Iganefta]])
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** [[Iganefta-on-the-Sea]] is 30 [[lele]]s away ([[Iganefta]])
 
** Contains Memorial Garden and [[Brothers of the Lantern|Brothers]] monastery ([[NeoAlezanians]])
 
** Contains Memorial Garden and [[Brothers of the Lantern|Brothers]] monastery ([[NeoAlezanians]])
  
* '''[[Iganefta]]-on-the-Sea''' (city)
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* '''[[Iganefta-on-the-Sea]]''' (city)
 
** 30 [[lele]]s away from [[Iganefta]] ([[Iganefta]])
 
** 30 [[lele]]s away from [[Iganefta]] ([[Iganefta]])
 
** Was once the fishing village of Thungerbarg ([[Lord Glosfordshier]])
 
** Was once the fishing village of Thungerbarg ([[Lord Glosfordshier]])
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* '''[[Jorvyll]]''' (region)
 
* '''[[Jorvyll]]''' (region)
 
** Moutainous region north of the [[Evesque Valley]] ([[Keglacians]])
 
** Moutainous region north of the [[Evesque Valley]] ([[Keglacians]])
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** The Worldwall borders the northern edge ([[Jorvyll]])
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** The [[Shrigure Gradient]] marks the boundary between it and the [[Sarfelogian Mountains|Sarfelogians]] ([[Jorvyll]])
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** [[Agarttha]] is located in the difficult terrain of the Smrecklit Range ([[Jorvyll]])
  
 
* '''[[Kebro-shepenor]]''' (island)
 
* '''[[Kebro-shepenor]]''' (island)
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** Ghyll-wide environmental crisis: destruction of the mountain meadows ([[Doc Rockett]])
 
** Ghyll-wide environmental crisis: destruction of the mountain meadows ([[Doc Rockett]])
 
** [[Po Mountain]] is located within this range ([[Heh-blammo balance]])
 
** [[Po Mountain]] is located within this range ([[Heh-blammo balance]])
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** The [[Shrigure Gradient]] marks the boundary between it and Jorvyll ([[Jorvyll]])
  
 
* '''Sejfeld''' (town)
 
* '''Sejfeld''' (town)
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* '''[[Agarttha]]'''  (city)
 
* '''[[Agarttha]]'''  (city)
 
** Hidden in the Jorvyll mountain region ([[Agarttha]])
 
** Hidden in the Jorvyll mountain region ([[Agarttha]])
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** Located in the difficult terrain of the Smrecklit Range ([[Jorvyll]])
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* '''Alpha Peninsula''' (peninsula)
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** North of the Primus [[Dagger Seas]] ([[Llysver the Doomed]])
  
 
* '''[[Arandellion Moors]]''' (moors)
 
* '''[[Arandellion Moors]]''' (moors)
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* '''[[Dulalian Empire]] (Eastern and Sudari Provinces)''' (region)
 
* '''[[Dulalian Empire]] (Eastern and Sudari Provinces)''' (region)
 
** Home to the [[Brothers of the Lantern]] ([[Brothers of the Lantern]])
 
** Home to the [[Brothers of the Lantern]] ([[Brothers of the Lantern]])
** The town or city of Toria is here ([[Focused farming]])
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** The town or city of [[Toria]] is here ([[Focused farming]])
  
 
* '''[[Ellensworth]]''' (town)
 
* '''[[Ellensworth]]''' (town)
 
** Nearly destroyed in -20 [[EC]] when Pelon Peak erupted ([[Cataclysmatology]])
 
** Nearly destroyed in -20 [[EC]] when Pelon Peak erupted ([[Cataclysmatology]])
 
** Inside [[Andelphracian River Valley]] ([[Ellensworth]])
 
** Inside [[Andelphracian River Valley]] ([[Ellensworth]])
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* '''Erg''' (???)
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** ''"There are others, in Odlucia and Erg..."'' ([[Klokwerx]])
  
 
* '''Fundzherit Peninsula''' (peninsula)
 
* '''Fundzherit Peninsula''' (peninsula)
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* '''Fylesgate''' (town)
 
* '''Fylesgate''' (town)
 
** Possibly in the [[Evesque Valley]] ([[Andelphracian Lights]])
 
** Possibly in the [[Evesque Valley]] ([[Andelphracian Lights]])
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* '''Hat''' (town, formally Prollztqx)
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** In the general vicinity of [[Ungerry-Tubers]] ([[Old hat]])
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** Located within the [[Sarfelogian Mountains]] ([[Ungerry-Tubers]])
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* '''Hvar''', '''Krag''', '''Mulch''', '''Uothe''' (villages, hamlets, hideouts)
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** Located in the river-region around the [[Qestarius River]] ([[Qane]])
  
 
* '''Hills of Munro''' (hills)
 
* '''Hills of Munro''' (hills)
 
** Between Stindersgrough and Glossfordshire ([[Stindersgrough]])
 
** Between Stindersgrough and Glossfordshire ([[Stindersgrough]])
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* '''Ingotbourough''' (???)
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** Some six leles southwest of Stonemouth ([[Klokwerx]])
  
 
* '''[[Lake Crimin]]''' (lake)
 
* '''[[Lake Crimin]]''' (lake)
 
** Many days walk southeast of the Principality of Jurra ([[Criminals]])
 
** Many days walk southeast of the Principality of Jurra ([[Criminals]])
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** 10 [[lele]]s wide; may have islands. ([[Lake Crimin]])
  
 
* '''Kluvat Peak''' (mountain)
 
* '''Kluvat Peak''' (mountain)
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** Qib of [[Aminfarances]] was from here ([[Aminfarances]])
 
** Qib of [[Aminfarances]] was from here ([[Aminfarances]])
 
** ''Possibility'': Southwest of the Dagger Seas? ([[Aminfarances]])
 
** ''Possibility'': Southwest of the Dagger Seas? ([[Aminfarances]])
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* '''No''', '''Gno''', and '''Kno''' (hamlets)
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** Some thirteen leles north of Shepenor (following the coastline) ([[Ponce Gardening]])
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** Sit midway along the tooth that bites into the Tertius and Segundus ([[Ponce Gardening]])
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** Huddle on the southern edge of the tooth and dig into Tertius ([[Ponce Gardening]])
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* '''[[Notar Republic]]''' (???)
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** Formally of the [[Dulalian Empire]] ([[Notary public]])
  
 
* '''[[Palace of Lost Souls]]''' (building)
 
* '''[[Palace of Lost Souls]]''' (building)
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** Erupted in -20 [[EC]], nearly destroying the town of [[Ellensworth]] ([[Cataclysmatology]])
 
** Erupted in -20 [[EC]], nearly destroying the town of [[Ellensworth]] ([[Cataclysmatology]])
 
** Inside [[Andelphracian River Valley]] ([[Ellensworth]])
 
** Inside [[Andelphracian River Valley]] ([[Ellensworth]])
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* '''Pylfrum’s Peak''' (peak)
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** North of Marsh Gibbon ([[Oregano Amber]])
  
 
* '''Quiends''' (tiny village)
 
* '''Quiends''' (tiny village)
 
** Located to the west of [[Shepenor]] ([[Shepenor]])
 
** Located to the west of [[Shepenor]] ([[Shepenor]])
 
** "that small cluster of huts over yonder." ([[Rod of Quiends]])
 
** "that small cluster of huts over yonder." ([[Rod of Quiends]])
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* '''Rim''' (town)
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** Contains the Keentho ‘el (elementary school) ([[Veri'psofie]])
  
 
* '''Sayaziha''' or '''City of Spheres''' (city)
 
* '''Sayaziha''' or '''City of Spheres''' (city)
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* '''Segundus''' (sea)
 
* '''Segundus''' (sea)
 
** [[Threel]] is located on its scenic shores ([[Threel]])
 
** [[Threel]] is located on its scenic shores ([[Threel]])
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* '''Shaun''' (village)
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** West of Marsh Gibbon ([[Gadsringer Clubberspear]])
  
 
* '''Spacial Clocktower, The''' (clocktower)
 
* '''Spacial Clocktower, The''' (clocktower)
 
** Unfindable ([[Cartographer's Nerves]])
 
** Unfindable ([[Cartographer's Nerves]])
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* '''Stonemouth''' (hamlet)
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** Some 25 leles east of Folktown (2 leles north) ([[Klokwerx]])
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** About 15 leles southeast of Egron ([[Klokwerx]])
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** 12 leles northeast of Jurra ([[Klokwerx]])
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** Some six leles northeast of Ingotburrough ([[Klokwerx]])
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** Near the border of the Dulalian Empire ([[Klokwerx]])
  
 
* '''Tíâgrídíg Valleys''' (valley)
 
* '''Tíâgrídíg Valleys''' (valley)
 
** (North?) West of Dŵplat ([[Boing]])
 
** (North?) West of Dŵplat ([[Boing]])
  
* '''[[Thopth]]''' (village)
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* '''Thopth''' (village)
 
** Contains the [[Collegium Civitas]] ([[Core script]])
 
** Contains the [[Collegium Civitas]] ([[Core script]])
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* '''[[Toria]]''' (town?)
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** Of the [[Dulalian Empire]] ([[Regurgitation Revels]])
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** Connected to [[Folktown]] via [[Urching tracks]] ([[Regurgitation Revels]])
  
 
* '''[[Threel]]''' (town)
 
* '''[[Threel]]''' (town)
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** Probably near the [[Palace of Lost Souls]] ([[Extraordinarily Bloodless Revolution]])
 
** Probably near the [[Palace of Lost Souls]] ([[Extraordinarily Bloodless Revolution]])
 
** A pretentious place located on the shores of scenic Segundus ([[Threel]])
 
** A pretentious place located on the shores of scenic Segundus ([[Threel]])
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* '''[[Ungerry-Tubers]]''' (unknown)
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** Isolated geographic spot ([[Howzingery]])
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** In the general vicinity of Hat (formally Prollztqx) ([[Old hat]])
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** Located within the [[Sarfelogian Mountains]] ([[Ungerry-Tubers]])
  
 
* '''Unnamed plain''' (plain)
 
* '''Unnamed plain''' (plain)
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** Home to a small underground [[Aerle]] city ([[Aerle]])
 
** Home to a small underground [[Aerle]] city ([[Aerle]])
  
* '''Whunn''' (?)
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* '''[[Whunn]]''' (?)
 
** [[Exis of Whunn]]. Is this a place? ([[Army of Whunn]])
 
** [[Exis of Whunn]]. Is this a place? ([[Army of Whunn]])
  

Latest revision as of 10:53, 16 January 2006

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The Ghyll's Where Is Where is an attempt at establishing geographical facts about our world; it does not record other supplementary facts. For example, it records that the Evesque Valley is well-irrigated (and therefore must have plenty of streams), but it does not record that it used to play host to Aelfants. The latest most authoritative map is included inline below.

Latest Authoritative Ghyll Map

Scale: 1 square = 1 lele

Note, this map is based on the plain-ASCII version (included at the bottom of this page). Due to the scale and the density of known Ghyll, some work is planned to convert the ASCII map into a visual map created by Dundjinni or even Inkscape so that it'll be easier to read and understand. We can't guarantee this will ever happen, but Morbus Iff has expressed interest in doing so. Editing the raw ASCII map DOES NOT regenerate the following easier-to-read thumbnail, so only do so if you've previously aroused Morbus' ire.

An ASCII map updated as far as the end of Round 1 from Morbus Iff.

No Longer Authoritative Ghyll Maps

There have been multiple attempts at making a map of known Ghyll, some unfinished, some stylized, some totally and laughably inaccurate. We've included them all below for historical reference, but be sure to base your facts on the authoritative version above.

  1. The first computer-drawn map from Sean B. Palmer.
  2. A stylized and more fleshed out attempt from Doctor Phineas Crank.

Geographical Facts about Ghyll

  • Dŵplat (stream)
    • The name of a stream, and of a meeting house on the stream (Dŵplat)
    • Located in one of many unnamed villages in the high green valleys of the north (Dŵplat)
  • Shallow Gulf (gulf)

Unknown/Unplaced Locations

  • Agarttha (city)
    • Hidden in the Jorvyll mountain region (Agarttha)
    • Located in the difficult terrain of the Smrecklit Range (Jorvyll)
  • Avazian Ruins (building)
  • Erg (???)
    • "There are others, in Odlucia and Erg..." (Klokwerx)
  • Fundzherit Peninsula (peninsula)
    • Had some theoalchemical incident (inferred) (Doc Rockett)
  • Hvar, Krag, Mulch, Uothe (villages, hamlets, hideouts)
  • Hills of Munro (hills)
  • Ingotbourough (???)
    • Some six leles southwest of Stonemouth (Klokwerx)
  • No, Gno, and Kno (hamlets)
    • Some thirteen leles north of Shepenor (following the coastline) (Ponce Gardening)
    • Sit midway along the tooth that bites into the Tertius and Segundus (Ponce Gardening)
    • Huddle on the southern edge of the tooth and dig into Tertius (Ponce Gardening)
  • Rim (town)
    • Contains the Keentho ‘el (elementary school) (Veri'psofie)
  • Segundus (sea)
  • Stonemouth (hamlet)
    • Some 25 leles east of Folktown (2 leles north) (Klokwerx)
    • About 15 leles southeast of Egron (Klokwerx)
    • 12 leles northeast of Jurra (Klokwerx)
    • Some six leles northeast of Ingotburrough (Klokwerx)
    • Near the border of the Dulalian Empire (Klokwerx)
  • Tíâgrídíg Valleys (valley)
    • (North?) West of Dŵplat (Boing)
  • Unnamed plain (plain)

Latest Authoritative Ghyll Map (ASCII)

                                            /                            ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^     |   |
                                           ;                      ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^   :   ;
                                           |                 ^^^^^^^^^ Jorvyll Mountain Region ^^^  * Dwplat
    River Ocean                            ;             ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^  `
 <-  (Gulf & Seas                         /       ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^        '
       empty into)                        '    ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^      ;
                       ____              /      ^'^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^ Sarfelogian Mountains ^^    ;
                     /'    ``,        _/'        ; ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^   :
                    '''`"\    `.._ _,'           :      ^^^^^^^^^^ Po Mountain ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^     ;
                          `..     '               :     ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^_.------- Baleman ---^^^^^^^^^^^   ,'
                Primus       \                   -+-----''\^^^^^^,--''                      `^^^^^^^    ;
                      ___     \              .--':         :--+-'                             |^^^^  ,';
                     ,'  ''''''              |   ;            |    Seven Lakes of Midevesque ,|^^^  ;
                      `.._                   |  : Alezan &    ;        Evesque Valley       -/ *  ;'
                          `---......         |  Twin Spires  /                     ,--------'  |   ';,
                Segundus       _,-'          `--;-.          :                    / '          |     .
 * Avaz                    .--'                 ;  `----------+----------:-------'  :     Elminster  :
    Minor?             ,-'                      :`.                       :         :        Mire    ;
                     -:._    ___               Qestarius                  :         ;               ;:
                         `'-'   `-._           :  River.                 .':,        `.              :,
             Dagger Seas          ,'          ;         `-.            .'    :        :               ;
              & Peninsulas       /            :           `.          /        :      ;               |
                               ,'             ;             `+     .-'         :    :'         Andelphracian
                    Tertius   |              :                :  .'        Cataract Roads      River & Valley
                              | Shepenor .,..;..,..           ;  * Bute          :                   ,:.
    Shallow Gulf             /   |_.....:' Iganefta`.        /         `.       :                  ,'   \.
                            |,,.-*       *. on-the-Sea.,    :            `-.    :                  |     `.
                            "'     *     | :     |      `..'                `.  :                  |      \
                              Kebro-     |  ':   |    Qestarius               `.:                  |       |
                                Shepenor |   :   |      River  Wentzel          :                  '       |
                                         |  :    ;          ;    Fen   Umbo  .-': * Cranee          |     _/
                         Marty          /   :  ,'           ;\        * Moor'   :.                   \.--'
                                  ....,-'   :  |            ; :       _,-"      : `-.
---.            ___----.       ,'            : |           ;  :    .-'   Sejfeld *   `--.
    `-------''''|       `'-..o-'             : |           |   :.-'            :`:       `-.* Egron
                |                            : |           |   :       Marsh *'   :
                |                             :|     Odlucia   ;        Gibbon    :
                ';                             :          ,*-_ : Odlucian         :
                  \                            |:       ,' |  ;*  Library         ;:
                   |     Plain of Brahang      | :-----'   : /                   ; :
                   |                          .|  ;         `   ._  Vale of     :  * Folktown
     _.-.          |                          |    '..            `.  Serdoch/  ;  :;--.
---''    `-.       \                          |       `-.           `-. Oddbag :    ;   `----.  Principality
            \     ,'`--                     ,'           `-._          `       ;   ;          '* of Jurra
             `..-'     `''''`--......,-"'-:'                 `-.              ;   :          /
 To Mount Yurch     Yerplat Ridge          ""`-.            * Battle of      :    ; --.   .-'
 (40 leles west)     (now Cataract Road)        "`--.          Barnum Stones ;,-''     `+`* Glossfordshire
                                                     "`-..         :.      ,-'          |
                                                          "`-.       :  ,-'             ;
                                                              "``-.   .* Iganefta -.   /
                                                                   "`-* Azura Mines `-'* Stindersgrough





                                                                  _.-------------------.
                                                  _.------------''                      `------.
                                            ..--''                                              `--------.
                                        ,--'                       Cactus Forests                         `---
                                       /                             (largely unexplored)
                                     ,'

Ghyll Map TODO

  1. Place the Brahang Turnpike Inn in the Plain of Brahang.
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