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House Thorne

A silver flail on red within a black border rayonne

General Information

The only member of the house to appear is Ser Alliser Thorne, master-of-arms at Castle Black. He was forced to join the Watch by Lord Tywin Lannister, or be killed, after the Sack of King’s Landing.

Information about House Thorne that reveals spoilers from the books.