Katherine Stanhope

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Duchess Katherine Stanhope
Resides: Quintavia
Status: Active
Awards: Order of Precedence
Lozengy sable and argent, a harp within an orle Or.
Katherine also has an Augmentation of Arms,
not pictured here.
Award & Office Badges
Tyger of the East Companion of the Order of the Laurel Companion of the Order of the Pelican
Companion of the Order of the RoseCompanion of the Order of the Silver Crescent Companion of the Order of the Maunche
Sagittarius Queen's Order of Courtesy Companion of the Order of the Golden Lance
Equestrian Marshal Archery Marshal


Duchess Katherine Stanhope, OP, OL, OSC, OM, Tyger of the East, as well as many other awards, is a constant servitor of the East Kingdom in any capacity possible.

In addition to her service as a Herald and Archery Marshal, she is an accomplished Equestrian competitor, marshal and past Champion (see Miscellany:Equestrian Champions, below).


Duchess Katherine Stanhope is English. Duchess Katherine is a lady who helps in any way possible, and is greatly beloved of her husband Duke Randal of the Dark, and children Baroness Lillian Stanhope and Lord Brian le Wolfhunt.

Offices & Positions

Duchess Katherine has held numerous offices and positions throughout her career of service. The following list is in no particular order and may not be complete:

Event Staff

This is an incomplete list.

  • One of the founders of the Northern Lights A&S Pentathlon; Event coordinator for the first Northern Lights A&S Pentathlon; also served Northern Lights as judge, tallying scores, and doing prize scrolls
  • Equestrian Marshal-in-Charge, Midsummers: King's & Queen's Equestrian Championships in the Barony of Stonemarche, June 8-10, 2007
  • Equestrian Marshal-in-Charge, Fields of Acorns and Pearls II in the Barony Beyond the Mountain, June 6-8, 2008
  • Equestrian co-Marshal-in-Charge with Lillian Stanhope, Palio di Stonemarche in the Barony of Stonemarche, June 10-12, 2011
  • Equestrian Marshal-in-Charge, Northern Region War Camp "something-fifth anniversary" in the Shire of Glenn Linn, July 4-7, 2013

Projects & Publications

Again, this is an incomplete list.

  • Chronicler of a long ago Northern Region Newsletter, Vinland i Dag
  • Organized the gifts for visiting Royalty one Pennsic, did the Hospitality tent another year; award scheduling for several reigns


Equestrian Champions

Despite never having owned her own horse, Duchess Katherine rode to honor as Ninth Queen's Equestrian Champion at King's and Queen's Equestrian Champions in 2006 on Rosie, and Twelfth King's Equestrian Champion in 2009 on Squire Wilhelm. She would state that the true honor belongs to the horses who carried her to her victories, and is very proud of the accomplishments of the Eastrealm's warhorses (see Category:Warhorses).

Duchess Katherine also hosts a long-standing irregular Equestrian Games practice at a farm near her home, and has served and continues to serve in various Equestrian Marshal capacities.

Tyger of the East

Katherine was made the Tenth Tyger of the East on October 25, 2008. Her scroll was done by Katerine atte Wyshe de la Rye and Jonathan Blaecstan, and can be seen here.

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