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Watchhouse 317

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Watchhouse 317: The numerical designation of the Watch station in Luitpoldstrasse in Altdorf. Popular wit has it that this the number of bribes accepted per week by its occupants.

This particular Watch House was captained by 'Filthy' Harald Kleindeinst until his disgrace with Ueli von Tasseninck, at which point its command was taken up by Captain Dickon. This situation continued until 2506 when Kleindeinst was re-instated through the actions of Johann von Mecklenberg.

At the time, the 317's complement included Watchman Helmut Elsaesser, Sergeant Economou and Watchman Joost Rademakers. At least two of whom were not pleased to see the return of 'Filthy' Harald…

Source: Beasts in Velvet by Jack Yeovil

Submitter: Simguinus