Baronial Order of Precedence: Click here for the pdf
As per Their Excellencies’ request, members of the Barony are encouraged to write letters of recommendation to the Baroness extolling the good deeds of their people.
So that all may know what the Baronial awards are, here are some brief descriptions of them.
Please think well upon them and upon any who might be deserving of them!
The Kingdom has a form where you can submit an award recommendation award as well.
Award of the Chalice’s Crystal
Given for any manner of service rendered unto the Barony with courtesy, chivalry and graciousness.
Award of the Silver Chalice
Continued service rendered unto the Barony with courtesy, chivalry and graciousness.
Order of the Golden Chalice
Given for selfless, long term, exceptional and dedicated service unto the Barony rendered with courtesy, chivalry, loyalty and graciousness. This is a polling order and is the highest honour that bestowed by the Baron and Baroness unto their people.
Award of the Amber Crystal
This is equal to the Chalice’s Crystal. This Award shall be given at the discretion of the Baron and/or Baroness to those branches, organized groups, households, committees, or guilds that have performed exemplary service to the Barony through such efforts as running events, sponsoring lunch tables, holding raffles for the benefit of the Barony, serving as entourage, Baronial guard, etc.
Award of the Spider
Given for skill and/or support of the Arts & Sciences, while always being courteous chivalrous and gracious.
Order of the Golden Spider
Given for exceptional skill and/or support in the Arts & Sciences, with courtesy, chivalry & graciousness, as well as the willingness to teach and encourage these arts or sciences.
Award of the Warriors of the Chalice
Given for skill in medieval martial activities (fighting, archery, scouting, fencing). This award represents skill, chivalry, loyalty and bravery on and off the field of battle.
Order of the Protectors of the Chalice
Given for exceptional skill, chivalry, loyalty and bravery in medieval martial activities (fighting, archery, scouting, fencing) as well as encouraging and teaching these skills to others. This is a consulting order.
Given in recognition for awesome-ness. Tancred's Tankard is not an award but it is bestowed on an individual who embodies the heart and spirit of the Barony of Rising Waters Community.
Award of the Silver Spider
Given for journeyman level skill and/or support in the Arts & Sciences, with courtesy, chivalry & graciousness, as well as the willingness to teach and encourage these arts or sciences.
Award of the Golden Lion-Dragon
Given to Rising Waters youth, in recognition for their contributions to the Barony in service, arts & science, and martial arts. Recipients are recognized for their courteous and noble attitudes and behaviour within the Rising Waters community.
Award of the Red Pillar
Given to allies of Rising Waters, in recognition of their contributions and continued friendship to the Barony.