Ten Towers is the newest castle of the Iron Islands. It was built by Lord Theomore Harlaw, who blamed the dampness of Harlaw Hall, the old Harlaw seat, for the deaths of three infant sons. Theomore was indecisive, however, so built ten separate keeps, which were connected by bridges and walkways.
Locations in the Castle Edit
The Main Hall Edit
The main hall of Ten Towers is where the high seat of House Harlaw sits. Above the seat hang two giant scythes made of silver,
The Widow's Tower Edit
The Book Tower Edit
The Book Tower is the fattest of the ten towers of Ten Towers. It is octagonal, and made up of large stone blocks. It is the location of Rodrik's library. It used to house septons, who would care for Rodrik's books.
A Feast for Crows Edit
Lord Baelor Blacktyde visits Ten Towers to consult Rodrik on what will happen at Old Wyk. Botleys, Myres, Stonetrees, and Volmarks gather at Ten Towers to support Asha. Ser Harras Harlaw, Hotho Harlaw, Boremund Harlaw, and Sigfryd Harlaw all gather at Ten Towers to support her, also. Asha meets with the castles steward, Three-Tooth, and her mother, Alannys Harlaw, who has returned to the castle, before having Lady Sybelle Glover and her children quartered in one of the keeps. Rodrik offers to name Asha heir to Ten Towers, but she chooses to push her claim on the Seastone Chair.