Bastion (Da 1507) (world)

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Bastion/Old Suns (Dagudashaag 1507)
Milieu 1116
B957553-A
StarportB Good: Spacecraft Construction, Overhaul, Refined fuel
Size9 Large (14,400 km)
Atmosphere5 Thin
Hydrographics7 Wet World 70%
Population5 Moderate (200 thousand)
Government5 Feudal Technocracy
Law3 Low Law (no automatic weapons)
Tech LevelA Early Stellar (jump drive)
See also UWP
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System Details
Primary M2 V M2 V
Worlds 12
Gas Giants 0
Planetoid Belts 0
Cultural Details
Government Feudal technocracy
Law Level Low
Cultural Extension 2727
Army size (BEs) 1
Economic Details
Technology Level 10
Economic Extension
746-1
Resources7Few
Labor4Moderate (20 thousand)
Infrastructure6 Limited
Efficiency-1Average
Importance 2
Resource Units 151
GWP (BCr) 0
World Trade Number 4
Trade Volume (MCr/year) 8,477
Starport Details
Classification Class-B
Port Size 6
Building Capacity (Tons) 0
Port employees 68,765
Port passengers (annual) 1,500

Bastion is an agricultural world with an ideal environment for producing food from plants, animals, or other forms. The system has a population between 100,000 and 10 million sophonts. This world is designated an Amber Zone with an environment, laws, customs, life forms, or other conditions make it dangerous to visitors. It is a member of Third Imperium in the Old Suns Subsector of Dagudashaag Sector and in the Domain of Vland. Bastion, as a member world of the Third Imperium, holds the estate of an Imperial knight and the feifdom of a baron. Both are members of the Imperial Nobility charged with overseeing the world. During the Long Night this world was named Uumin Duu.

Astrography and planetology[edit]

This world is a near idyllic world orbiting a close binary pair of identical stars.

Binary Solar System[edit]

Bastion (Da 1507) Binary Star System
Star Name Hierarchy Color Classification Remarks
Bastion (Da 1507) Primary Primary Red M2 V
Bastion (Da 1507) Companion Secondary Red M2 V


History and background[edit]

It is home to a small number of farmers. The system originally had the Vilani name Of Veluishim but was changed once the Solomani reached the world. The subsector administration of the Second Imperium forcibly resettled the Vilani descendant population and reserved the world for families, friends and allies of the victorious government. The Solomani colony was then developed with grants and the introduction of Terran livestock. The world was renamed Bastion to emphasis the rigidity of the Solomani authority and its apparent resilience.

The world however never managed to attract any substantial colonization, and its development all but stopped following a violent solar storm in -278 that scoured the world, killing almost all unprotected life and stripping away a good portion of the atmosphere. A few hardened individuals remain on this world despite the amber zone rating due to the remaining stellar hazard.

By 0, the world still empty of permanent population, it is a member of the Kimalad Empire.

Between the period 180 and 875, Baston served as an Imperial exile world for political prisoners. It was eventually closed down as uneconomic to administer and became the personal fiefdom of the Viisarikaa family

References and contributors[edit]

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