- Before "Aeronaut's Windlass."
- After "Aeronaut's Windlass."
The method of chronology in the series is "AR" for "After Restoration," and 0 BAW corresponds with 352 AR.
c. 2000-4000 BAW -- Predator's first generation power core begins growing. ("a few thousand years old")
c. 500 BAW -- Battlecruiser ASA Itasca arrives on the scene
c. 200 BAW / c. 150s AR -- New Dawn. A period of time marked by "giddy days," after Gregor the Strong unites the Spire Albion habbles and forms a council to rule them.
19 BAW / 333 AR -- Folly born
17-18 BAW -- Benedict born (less than two years older than Gwen)
17 BAW / 335 AR -- Bridget born
16 BAW / 336 AR -- Gwen born
10 BAW / 342 AR -- "The Perilous Incident." Perilous' captain is killed and his XO is beaten into a coma. After bringing the warship home safely through pirate-infested waters, Lieutenants Bayard and Rook advance to Lieutenant-Commander, and Lieutenant Grimm is drummed out of the service for cowardice. Shortly after, Grimm becomes merchant captain of the newly-named Predator.
1 1/2 BAW / 350 AR -- 18 months BAW, Grimm becomes a privateer. Stern follows him from Fleet service.
The Cinder Spires Edit
0 BAW / 352 AR -- Events of "Aeronaut's Windlass"