The Perilous Gard Setting & Symbolism

Elizabeth Marie Pope
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Perilous Gard

The name of the remote castle where Kate Sutton is sent by Queen Mary.

Elvenwood Hall

Another name for the Perilous Gard, it refers to the overall community that makes up the household.

The Leper's Hut

The leper's hut is the small shack where Christopher stays when his brother is not in residence at the castle.

Norfolk

Norfolk is where Sir Geoffrey is going when he leaves Perilous Gard.

The Holy Well

The holy well is a well near the Perilous Gard where pilgrims often go in search of healing. It's also the opening for the caverns of the Fairy Folk.

The Fairy Folk

The Fairy Folk are believed by some to be a mythical group of people, but others believe them to be real. Kate is captured by the Fairy Folk and held in underground caverns. They are also called the People of the Hill...

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