Merriwald

Country Hestial
Founded 10,019 A.E.
Ruler Mayor Boris Chalks
Village Area 0.8 km2
Land Area 56 km 2
Average Elevation 87 m
Population 283
Population Density 5.1/km2
Demonym Merriwalder
City Guard 0
Military Strength 0

Merriwald

Contents:
History
Geography
Climate
Demographics
Economy
Governance
Military Presence
Landmarks
Notable People

Merriwald is the name of a village in central Hestial.

History

The village of Merriwald was first founded sometime in the late ninth millenia A.E., however the barony was established in 10,019 A.E..

Geography

Merriwald is located in central Hestial.

Climate

Merriwald has a humid continental climate with warm, humid summers and cold winters. The city experiences four distinct seasons, with considerable variance in day to day temperature, particularly during the colder weather season.

Demographics

Like most of Hestial the majority of the population is human,

Humans: 100%
Other: 0%

Economy

Merriwald’s economy is driven mainly by the production of the local farming communities.

Governance

Merriwald is governed by Mayor Boris Chalks.

There is no permanent policing force stationed in Granite Hollow. When an intervention is required, civilians are deputized and a posse is formed until the issue has been resolved.

Offenders to the law of the land are brought before the Mayor for sentencing.

Taxation of land and business owners occurs and funds civil works as well as being forwarded to the capital for the national treasury.

Military Presence

There is no permanent military force stationed in Granite Hollow. When military support is required, troops are generally deployed from a squadron currently on patrol.

Landmarks
Dryden Lectus

The Silver Blade: The only lodging to be found in Merriwald, this small inn provides refuge for those traveling to and from the Trader’s Road to the south.

Lectus’ General Goods: Carrying food rations and farm supplies this bare bones shop may not have much of interest to a band of adventurers, but someone looking to unload some unwanted gear may find a willing buyer. This store garnered the attention of the companions when the shopkeeper, Dryden Lectus, refused to lower his prices for horse feed and traveling rations.

Notable People

Mayor Boris Chalks, oversees the village of Merriwald.

Dryden Lectus, the shopkeeper of the general goods store in Merriwald.

Merriwald

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