The Citadel

The Archive of 'A Song of Ice and Fire' Lore


8.1.1. Trade and Resources
  • Many fruits are grown in the Reach such as melons, fireplums, peaches, apples, and grapes. It's the most fertile area in the Seven Kingdoms (I: 34, etc. SSM: 1)
  • Oldtown woodharps are desirable (II: 127)
  • The Arbor is said to make the finest of wines, from dry fruity reds to a rich golden vintage (I: 493. II: 423)
  • Before the Conquest, the golden coins of the Reach were known as hands. They still exist in some number, with each coin roughly half the value of a dragon (IV: 233)
  • The Reach is the second wealthiest region in the Seven Kingdoms, behind the westerlands (SSM: 1)