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'''House Bulwer of Blackcrown''' is a noble house from [[the Reach]], sworn to the [[House Hightower|Hightowers]]. [[Blackcrown]] is located on the northern coast of [[Whispering Sound]].
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'''House Bulwer of Blackcrown''' is a noble house from [[Reach|the Reach]], sworn to the [[House Hightower|Hightowers]]. [[Blackcrown]] is located on the northern coast of the [[Whispering Sound]].
  
 
According to semi-canon sources their arms depict a bull's skull, bone over blood.<ref>The Citadel. Heraldry: [http://www.westeros.org/Citadel/Heraldry/Houses/7/ Houses in the Reach]</ref> Their words do not appear in the books, but according to semi-canon sources they are «Death Before Disgrace».<ref>The Citadel. [http://www.westeros.org/Citadel/Heraldry/Mottoes/ House Mottoes]</ref>
 
According to semi-canon sources their arms depict a bull's skull, bone over blood.<ref>The Citadel. Heraldry: [http://www.westeros.org/Citadel/Heraldry/Houses/7/ Houses in the Reach]</ref> Their words do not appear in the books, but according to semi-canon sources they are «Death Before Disgrace».<ref>The Citadel. [http://www.westeros.org/Citadel/Heraldry/Mottoes/ House Mottoes]</ref>
 
==History==
 
[[File:Andres Anezin Blackcrown Knights.JPG|[[Blackcrown]] knights. © FFG|thumb|350px|right]]
 
Ser [[Buford Bulwer]] fought at the [[Battle of the Redgrass Field]]. He also attended the [[Whitewalls Tourney]]. Ser Buford (or Ser Theomore) was defeated by Ser [[Uthor Underleaf]] in five tilts.
 
 
Lord [[Jon Bulwer]] died of a summer fever.
 
 
==Recent Events==
 
===''A Storm of Swords''===
 
Lady [[Alysanne Bulwer]], a child of seven, is among [[Margaery Tyrell]]'s companions at [[King's Landing]]. Margaery used to play [[come-into-my-castle]] with little Alysanne.
 
 
[[Black Jack Bulwer]] stays at [[Castle Black]] and survives [[Battle of Castle Black|the battle]] against the [[wildlings]].
 
 
===''A Feast for Crows''===
 
Black Jack and twelve seasoned rangers escort Maester [[Aemon]], [[Samwell Tarly]] and [[Gilly]] to [[Eastwatch-by-the-Sea]].
 
 
Lady [[Taena of Myr|Merryweather]] reports to Queen [[Cersei Lannister|Cersei]] rumors that [[Megga Tyrell]] is planning to wed Lady Bulwer's brother. It is unknown if this Lady Bulwer refers to Alysanne, and if so why did he not inherit the lordship.
 
 
===''A Dance with Dragons''===
 
Lord Commander [[Jon Snow]] sends Black Jack ranging [[beyond the Wall]], but he is slain by the [[Weeper]].
 
  
 
==House Bulwer at the end of the third century==
 
==House Bulwer at the end of the third century==
  
The known Bulwers during the timespan of the events described in ''[[A Song of Ice and Fire]]'' are:
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The known Bulwers during the timespan of the events described on [[A Song of Ice and Fire]] are:
 
* Lady [[Alysanne Bulwer]]: Lady of Blackcrown. A young girl.
 
* Lady [[Alysanne Bulwer]]: Lady of Blackcrown. A young girl.
* Lady Alysanne's brother.{{ref|AFFC|28}}
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* Lady Alysanne's brother.<ref>[[A Feast for Crows]], [[A Feast for Crows-Chapter 28|Chapter 28]], Cersei</ref>
 
** Lord {[[Jon Bulwer]]}: Her late father and previous lord of the house. Died of a summer fever.
 
** Lord {[[Jon Bulwer]]}: Her late father and previous lord of the house. Died of a summer fever.
 
** [[Victaria Tyrell]]: Her mother.
 
** [[Victaria Tyrell]]: Her mother.
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Maester [[Normund Tyrell|Normund]], counselor, healer, and tutor. Formerly of House Tyrell.
 
Maester [[Normund Tyrell|Normund]], counselor, healer, and tutor. Formerly of House Tyrell.
  
==Historical Members==
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==References in the books==
*Ser [[Buford Bulwer]], a knight.
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[[File:Andres Anezin Blackcrown Knights.JPG|[[Blackcrown]] knights. © FFG|thumb|350px|right]]
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===Dunk & Egg===
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* Ser [[Buford Bulwer]] fought at the [[Battle of the Redgrass Field]].
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* Ser Buford attended the [[Whitewalls Tourney]].
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* Ser Buford (or Ser Theomore) was defeated by Ser [[Uthor Underleaf]] in five tilts.
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===A Song of Ice and Fire===
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* Lady Bulwer, a child of seven, is among [[Margaery Tyrell]]'s companions at [[King's Landing]].
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* Black Jack Bulwer stayed at [[Castle Black]] and survived the battle against the [[wildlings]].
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* Black Jack Bulwer and twelve seasoned rangers escorted [[Aemon]], [[Samwell Tarly|Sam]] and [[Gilly]] to [[Eastwatch-by-the-Sea]].
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* Margaery Tyrell used to play come-into-my-castle with little Alysanne Bulwer.
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* Lady [[Taena of Myr|Merryweather]] reported to [[Cersei Lannister|Cersei]] rumors that [[Megga Tyrell]] was planning to wed Lady Bulwer's brother. It is unknown if this Lady Bulwer refers to Alysanne, and if so why did he not inherit the lordship.
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* Jon Bulwer died of a summer fever.
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* There is talk of [[Megga Tyrell]] marrying the brother of Lady Bulwer.
  
 
==References and Notes==
 
==References and Notes==
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Revision as of 01:52, 9 April 2014

House Bulwer of Blackcrown
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Coat of arms Sanguine, a bull`s skull argent
Words Death Before Disgrace
Seat Blackcrown
Lord Lady Alysanne Bulwer
Region the Reach
Overlord House Hightower

House Bulwer of Blackcrown is a noble house from the Reach, sworn to the Hightowers. Blackcrown is located on the northern coast of the Whispering Sound.

According to semi-canon sources their arms depict a bull's skull, bone over blood.[1] Their words do not appear in the books, but according to semi-canon sources they are «Death Before Disgrace».[2]

House Bulwer at the end of the third century

The known Bulwers during the timespan of the events described on A Song of Ice and Fire are:

With unspecified familiar relationship with the lord of the house there are also:

Household

Maester Normund, counselor, healer, and tutor. Formerly of House Tyrell.

References in the books

Blackcrown knights. © FFG

Dunk & Egg

A Song of Ice and Fire

  • Lady Bulwer, a child of seven, is among Margaery Tyrell's companions at King's Landing.
  • Black Jack Bulwer stayed at Castle Black and survived the battle against the wildlings.
  • Black Jack Bulwer and twelve seasoned rangers escorted Aemon, Sam and Gilly to Eastwatch-by-the-Sea.
  • Margaery Tyrell used to play come-into-my-castle with little Alysanne Bulwer.
  • Lady Merryweather reported to Cersei rumors that Megga Tyrell was planning to wed Lady Bulwer's brother. It is unknown if this Lady Bulwer refers to Alysanne, and if so why did he not inherit the lordship.
  • Jon Bulwer died of a summer fever.
  • There is talk of Megga Tyrell marrying the brother of Lady Bulwer.

References and Notes

  1. The Citadel. Heraldry: Houses in the Reach
  2. The Citadel. House Mottoes
  3. A Feast for Crows, Chapter 28, Cersei