Hector of the Black
Height, O.L., O.P.
Name: Hector of the Black Height, also known in Septentria as
Mundane Name: Arthur McLean
Elevated by: Ronin and Katya (Midrealm - Laurel), Thorbjorn
Osis I and Valthjona (Midrealm - Pelican)
Date of Elevation: Laurel: Pennsic XXI, Pelican: Septentrian
War Practice before Pennsic XXIV
Art/Science: Bardic Arts
Apprenticed: Once, briefly, a long time ago.
Home Group: Royal City of Eoforwic, Barony of Septentria
Persona: Early 14th century West Islands Scotsman who remains
convinced the Vikings are just over the horizon and feudalism is a
Heraldic Device: When I get it passed I'll let you know.
Device Blazon: "Hector, proper" plus some other stuff.
Apprentices, Proteges: Lots; all wonderful people, who are my
treasures. All my daughters are beautiful, all my sons have
character and all my grandchildren take after their mothers.
Household: mine. One of these days I should get it organized...
Notable Notes: Blissfully married to a knitting cheesemaker,
proud father of a Div III youth fighter and a Div I youth
fighter-to-be (in 5 2/3 years). During the week a civil servant,
retired Army Reserve officer, husband of a knitting cheesemaker and
father of an almost-teenaged son and a pre-toddler son.
Order of Precedence:
Augmentation of Arms 2002-09-28 Royal Augmentation
Award of the King's Favour 2002-04-27
Scroll of Honour 2001-08-16
Court Barons & Baronesses 2000-10-07
Awards of Rank (Foreign) 1998-05-16 MK Order of the Red Company
Closed Principality Honours 1996-07-06 MK Friendship of the Trillium
Award of the Bear's Claw 1995-08-15
Closed Principality Honours 1995-07-01 MK Award of the Wolf's Tooth
Order of the Pelican 1995-07-01 MK
Award of the Boar's Tusk 1995-06-17
Closed Principality Honours 1995-04-15 MK Award of the Princess'
Foreign Honours 1993-02-05 East Tortoise (Thescorre)
Order of the Bear's Heart 1993-01-16
Order of the Laurel 1992-08-15 MK
Closed Principality Honours 1992-07-18 MK Order of the Bee
Foreign Honours 1991-03-23 MK Royal Augmentation,A Ring Or
Closed Principality Honours 1990-08-17 MK Order of the Golden Otter
Awards of Rank (Foreign) 1988-11-26 MK Order of the Willow
Awards of Arms 1987-11-28 MK
Award of the Bear's Claw 1987-08-15