First sack of Maidenpool

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First sack of Maidenpool
Conflict War of the Five Kings
Date 299 AC
Place Maidenpool
Result partial destruction of town
House Baratheon of King's Landing.svg Iron Throne/ House Baratheon of King's Landing:
House Lannister.svg Westerlands, led by House Lannister
House Mooton.svg House Mooton
Townfolk of Maidenpool
Many smallfolk killed

The first sack of Maidenpool is part of the first Lannister invasion of the riverlands during the War of the Five Kings.[1]


Many of the riverlords return to their lands after the battle under the walls of Riverrun. The Lannister army, led by Lord Tywin Lannister and Ser Kevan Lannister, marches on each stronghold in turn.[2] At some point, the town of Maidenpool is sacked by "lions", westermen soldiers sworn to the Lannisters. Lord William Mooton remains in his castle and does not defend the town.[1]


Maidenpool is later sacked by northmen.[1]