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The Crystal Cave Setting & Symbolism

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Objects/Places

Maridunum

Maridunum is the place in South Wales where Merlin was born.

South Wales

South Wales is the town the Welsh call Caer-yn-ar-Von. The Romans built it on the Seint River. A hundred years later, King Vortigern rebuilt it.

Great Britain

Great Britain is the country that is now known as England. It is where Merlin lived with his grandfather and over which the battles were fought.

Less Britain

Less Britain is the land across the English Channel or Narrow Sea. It is where Ambrosius, Uther and King Budec prepared for an attack on Great Britain and King Vortigern.

Narrow Sea

The Narrow Sea is the waterway that Merlin crosses to reach Less Britain, in Gallia. It separates Less Britain from Great Britain and Ambrosius from King Vortigern.

The Palace

The Palace is the home of Merlin's grandfather the King, where he grew up in his early years...

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