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Title Acolyte
Allegiance The Citadel
Culture Reach
Born In or before 241 AC[1]
Book A Feast for Crows (appears)

Lorcas is an old acolyte of the Citadel.

Appearance and Character

Lorcas has a pinched face. He hates novices, particularly those of noble birth.[2] He is in service to the Seneschal of the Citadel.[3]


Lorcas has been an acolyte for fifty years,[2] forging nine links in his maester's chain.[3]

Recent Events

A Feast for Crows

Lorcas is the gatekeeper when Samwell Tarly arrives at Seneschal's Court, and asks to speak with the Seneschal. Lorcas makes Samwell wait for hours until Alleras intervenes and explains Lorcas will continue to make him wait if he does not bride him with a penny.[2]


  1. See the Lorcas calculation.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 A Feast for Crows, Chapter 45, Samwell V.
  3. 3.0 3.1 A Feast for Crows, Appendix.