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'''House Tudbury''' is a noble house from the [[Stormlands]]. According to semi-canon sources they blazon their arms with a brown tortoise within a yellow lozenge on green.<ref>The Citadel. Heraldry: [http://www.westeros.org/Citadel/Heraldry/Houses/8/ Houses from the Stormlands]</ref> Their words are not known.
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'''House Tudbury''' is a noble house from the [[stormlands]]. According to semi-canon sources they blazon their arms with a brown tortoise within a yellow lozenge on green.<ref>The Citadel. Heraldry: [http://www.westeros.org/Citadel/Heraldry/Houses/8/ Houses from the Stormlands]</ref> Their words are not known.
  
 
==House Tudbury at the end of the third century==
 
==House Tudbury at the end of the third century==
 
 
The known Tudburys during the timespan of the events described in ''[[A Song of Ice and Fire]]'' are:
 
The known Tudburys during the timespan of the events described in ''[[A Song of Ice and Fire]]'' are:
  
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==Behind the Scenes==
 
==Behind the Scenes==
It is likely that House Tudbury is a homage to one of the main characters of early ''[[w:Wild Cards|Wild Cards]]'' stories: Tom Tudbury, the [[w:Great and Powerful Turtle|Great and Powerful Turtle]]''Wild Cards ''is a collection of science fiction  novels and derived products edited by [[George R. R. Martin]], the author of ''A Song of Ice and Fire'', and Tom Tudbury is GRRM's own creation and shares many characteristics with him.<ref>[http://wildcards.wikia.com/wiki/Turtle Wild Cards wiki]</ref>
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House Tudbury is a homage by [[George R. R. Martin]] to Tom Tudbury, the [[w:Great and Powerful Turtle|Great and Powerful Turtle]], a character in the Martin-edited ''[[w:Wild Cards|Wild Cards]]'' series.  Tudbury is Martin's own creation and shares many characteristics with him.<ref>[[So Spake Martin]]: [https://www.westeros.org/Citadel/SSM/Entry/2756 Sandy Blair], April 14, 2008</ref>
  
 
==References==
 
==References==
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Revision as of 16:57, 26 August 2019

House Tudbury
House Tudbury.svg
Coat of arms A brown tortoise within a yellow lozenge, on a green field
(Vert, on a lozenge or a tortoise tergiant brunâtre)
Region Stormlands
Overlord House Baratheon

House Tudbury is a noble house from the stormlands. According to semi-canon sources they blazon their arms with a brown tortoise within a yellow lozenge on green.[1] Their words are not known.

House Tudbury at the end of the third century

The known Tudburys during the timespan of the events described in A Song of Ice and Fire are:

  • no member has appeared yet.

Behind the Scenes

House Tudbury is a homage by George R. R. Martin to Tom Tudbury, the Great and Powerful Turtle, a character in the Martin-edited Wild Cards series. Tudbury is Martin's own creation and shares many characteristics with him.[2]

References

  1. The Citadel. Heraldry: Houses from the Stormlands
  2. So Spake Martin: Sandy Blair, April 14, 2008