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The '''Wendwater''' is a river located in the southeastern [[Crownlands]] and northeastern [[Stormlands]]. It is the largest river in the [[kingswood]].<ref>"Wendwater" entry in ''[[A World of Ice and Fire]]''</ref> Beginning at a narrow lake in the southern kingswood, it flows northeast to [[Blackwater Bay]].<ref>''[[The Lands of Ice and Fire]]''</ref> North and west of the Wendwater is the forest of the kingswood, while to the east is [[Massey's Hook]].<ref>''[[A Feast for Crows]]'', [[A Feast for Crows-Map of the South|Map of the South]]</ref> According to semi-canon sources the seat of [[House Wendwater]] is located along the river in the kingswood.<ref>The Citadel. Heraldry: [http://www.westeros.org/Citadel/Heraldry/Houses/1/ Houses from the Crownlands]</ref>
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The '''Wendwater''' is a river located in the southeastern [[crownlands]] and northeastern [[stormlands]], marking a border between the two regions within the [[Seven Kingdoms]].{{ref|TWOIAF| The Stormlands}} It is the largest river in the [[kingswood]].{{ref|AWOIAF| Wendwater}}
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Beginning at a narrow lake in the southern kingswood, the Wendwater flows northeast to [[Blackwater Bay]].{{ref|TLOIAF}} North and west of the Wendwater is the forest of the kingswood, while to the east is [[Massey's Hook]].<ref>''[[A Feast for Crows]]'', [[A Feast for Crows-Map of the South|Map of the South]]</ref> According to semi-canon sources the seat of [[House Wendwater]] is located along the river in the kingswood.<ref>The Citadel. Heraldry: [http://www.westeros.org/Citadel/Heraldry/Houses/1/ Houses from the Crownlands]</ref>
  
 
==History==
 
==History==
The dragon [[Sheepstealer]] of [[Dragonstone]] was known for grabbing sheep from flocks in [[Blackwater Bay]] from [[Driftmark]] to as far as the Wendwater.<ref>''[[The Princess and the Queen]]''</ref>
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Prior to the [[Last Storm]], the host of [[Orys Baratheon]] was ambushed while crossing the Wendwater by Lords [[House Errol|Errol]], [[House Fell|Fell]], and [[House Buckler|Buckler]].{{ref|TWOIAF| The Reign of the Dragons: The Conquest}}
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During the [[Faith Militant uprising]], Ser [[Horys Hill]] was killed in an [[ambush at the Wendwater]].{{ref|TSOTD}}
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The dragon [[Sheepstealer]] of [[Dragonstone (island)|Dragonstone]] was known for grabbing sheep from flocks in [[Blackwater Bay]] from [[Driftmark]] to as far as the Wendwater.{{ref|TPATQ}}
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The [[Fourth Blackfyre Rebellion]] was crushed in the [[Battle of Wendwater Bridge]].{{ref|TWOIAF| The Targaryen Kings: Aegon V}}
  
 
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En route to [[King's Landing]], [[Stannis Baratheon]]'s fleet anchors at the mouth of the Wendwater. Ser [[Imry Florent]], Lord High Captain of Stannis's fleet, calls for a meeting of captains to instruct them in the battle plan once they reach the [[Blackwater Rush]]. Three days later they attack King's Landing in the [[Battle of the Blackwater]].{{ref|ACOK|58}}
 
En route to [[King's Landing]], [[Stannis Baratheon]]'s fleet anchors at the mouth of the Wendwater. Ser [[Imry Florent]], Lord High Captain of Stannis's fleet, calls for a meeting of captains to instruct them in the battle plan once they reach the [[Blackwater Rush]]. Three days later they attack King's Landing in the [[Battle of the Blackwater]].{{ref|ACOK|58}}
  
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Latest revision as of 19:57, 12 February 2018

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The Wendwater is a river located in the southeastern crownlands and northeastern stormlands, marking a border between the two regions within the Seven Kingdoms.[1] It is the largest river in the kingswood.[2]

Beginning at a narrow lake in the southern kingswood, the Wendwater flows northeast to Blackwater Bay.[3] North and west of the Wendwater is the forest of the kingswood, while to the east is Massey's Hook.[4] According to semi-canon sources the seat of House Wendwater is located along the river in the kingswood.[5]

History

Prior to the Last Storm, the host of Orys Baratheon was ambushed while crossing the Wendwater by Lords Errol, Fell, and Buckler.[6]

During the Faith Militant uprising, Ser Horys Hill was killed in an ambush at the Wendwater.[7]

The dragon Sheepstealer of Dragonstone was known for grabbing sheep from flocks in Blackwater Bay from Driftmark to as far as the Wendwater.[8]

The Fourth Blackfyre Rebellion was crushed in the Battle of Wendwater Bridge.[9]

Recent Events

A Clash of Kings

En route to King's Landing, Stannis Baratheon's fleet anchors at the mouth of the Wendwater. Ser Imry Florent, Lord High Captain of Stannis's fleet, calls for a meeting of captains to instruct them in the battle plan once they reach the Blackwater Rush. Three days later they attack King's Landing in the Battle of the Blackwater.[10]

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