|Book(s)||The World of Ice & Fire (mentioned)|
Lord Jeremy Hightower was a head of House Hightower and Lord of Oldtown. He fostered trade and built ever more ships to protect it, doubling Oldtown's wealth. He's remememberd for saying "Highgarden defends our backs, so we are free to gaze outward, to the sea and the lands beyond." He was succeeded by his son Jason.