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This is a [[world-system]] ''under construction'' and is currently being input-programmed into the Traveller RPG Wiki.
 
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|name= {{World|Shetland|Reaver's Deep|Nightrim|2514}}
 
|name= {{World|Shetland|Reaver's Deep|Nightrim|2514}}
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{{World summary |name= Shetland |trade=Ag Pi}}
 
{{World summary |name= Shetland |trade=Ag Pi}}
It is a member of the [[Third Imperium]] in the [[Nightrim Subsector]] of [[Reaver's Deep Sector]] in the [[Domain of Ilelish]].
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{{World summary ImDi|sector= Reaver's Deep |subsector=Nightrim}}
* This world has a nearby {{Imperial}} [[Naval Base]], capable of handling warships.
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{{World summary bases|bases=N}}
  
 
== Description (Astrography & Planetology) ==
 
== Description (Astrography & Planetology) ==
No information yet available.  
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This [[system]] is part of the [[Gerim Trace]].  
  
 
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== History & Background (Dossier) ==
 
== History & Background (Dossier) ==
Shetland is known for only two things, its Imperial [[Naval Base]] with marine training fields, and the kelp farms of its central ocean. The majority of the population is employed either by the [[Imperial Navy]] or in support of the base. The civil service bureaucracy also helps support Imperial interests in the neighbouring [[Kolan Hegemony]], in conjunction with [[Gerim (world)|Gerim]] in the neighbouring [[Caledon Subsector]]. The Naval base itself is tasked with protecting the Imperial border facing towards the [[Great Rift]]. The population of Shetland, as well as nearby [[Scapa (world)|Scapa]], [[Kaagin (world)|Kaagin]], [[Sheffield (world)|Sheffield]] and [[Gerim (world)|Gerim]] all trace back to one of the more successful Reaver Warlords.
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Shetland is known for only two things, its Imperial [[Naval Base]] with marine training fields, and the kelp farms of its central ocean.  
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* The majority of the population is employed either by the [[Imperial Navy]] or in support of the base.  
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* The civil service bureaucracy also helps support Imperial interests in the neighbouring [[Kolan Hegemony]], in conjunction with [[Gerim (world)|Gerim]] in the neighbouring [[Caledon Subsector]].  
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* The Naval base itself is tasked with protecting the Imperial border facing towards the [[Great Rift]].  
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* The population of Shetland, as well as nearby [[Scapa (world)|Scapa]], [[Kaagin (world)|Kaagin]], [[Sheffield (world)|Sheffield]] and [[Gerim (world)|Gerim]] all trace back to one of the more successful Reaver Warlords.
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=== Imperial High (Landed) Nobility ===
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{{Imperial Nobility|name= Shetland|Noble=BCD}}
  
 
== References & Contributors (Sources) ==
 
== References & Contributors (Sources) ==
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{{Intermediate}}
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{{Detail}}
 
{{Sources
 
{{Sources
|S1= {{CT}} [[Atlas of the Imperium]]
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|S1= {{Ludography cite|name= Far Traveller 1 |version=Classic Traveller|page= TBD}}
|S2= Periodical: [[Into the Deep 1]] by Author & Contributor: [[Brett Kruger]]
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|S2= {{Ludography cite|name= Far Traveller 2 |version=Classic Traveller|page= TBD}}  
|S3= Author & Contributor: Lord (Marquis) and Master of Sophontology [[User:Maksim-Smelchak|Maksim-Smelchak]] of the [[Ministry of Science]]
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|S3= {{Ludography cite|name= Atlas of the Imperium |version=Classic Traveller|page= TBD}} 
|S4=
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|S4= {{Ludography cite|name= Aslan |version=Classic Traveller|page= TBD}} (named but no further data)
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|S5= {{Ludography cite|name= Duneraiders |version=Classic Traveller|page= TBD}}
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|S6= {{Ludography cite|name= Ascent to Anekthor |version=Classic Traveller|page= TBD}} 
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|S7= {{Ludography cite|name= Pilot's Guide to the Drexilthar Subsector |version=Classic Traveller|page= TBD}} (data-generated)
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|S8= {{Ludography cite|name= Escape |version=Classic Traveller|page= TBD}} 
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|S9= {{Ludography cite|name= The Travellers' Digest 16 |version=MegaTraveller|page= TBD}}
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|S10= {{Ludography cite|name= Vilani & Vargr |version=MegaTraveller|page= TBD}} (dot map provided)
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|S11= {{Ludography cite|name= Solomani & Aslan |version=MegaTraveller|page= TBD}} (dot map provided)
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|S12= {{Ludography cite|name= Challenge 54 |version=MegaTraveller|page= 20}}
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|S13= {{Ludography cite|name= Traveller Chronicle 05 |version=Traveller The New Era|page= TBD |article= Pilot's Guide to the Caledon Subsector}}
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|S14= {{Ludography cite|name= Traveller Chronicle 06 |version=Traveller The New Era|page= TBD}}
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|S15= {{Ludography cite|name= Traveller Chronicle 07 |version=Traveller The New Era|page= TBD |article= A Pilot's Guide to the Caledon Subsector}}
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|S16= {{Ludography cite|name= Scam |version=Classic Traveller|page= TBD}}
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|S17= {{Ludography cite|name= Reaver's Deep Sector Sourcebook |version=Classic Traveller|page= TBD}}
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|S18= {{Ludography cite|name= Alien Races 4 |version=GURPS Traveller|page= TBD }}
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|S19= {{Ludography cite|name= Into the Deep 4 |version=Classic Traveller|page= TBD }}
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|S20= EXTERNAL LINK: [http://reaversdeep.com/images/downloads/IntoTheDeepIssue1.pdf Into the Deep #1 Link]  
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|S21= EXTERNAL LINK: [http://web.archive.org/web/20091027082539/http://www.geocities.com/catn_gm/reavers.html Archive.org RingSurf Reavers' Deep Net Ring] by Author & Contributor: [[Keven R. Pittsinger]] of the [[RingSurf Reavers' Deep Net Ring]]
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|S22= EXTERNAL LINK: [http://librarydata.jtas.net/LibraryData/C/Caledon_Subsector.htm Caledon Subsector] - Jimmy Simpson
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|S23= EXTERNAL LINK: [http://librarydata.jtas.net/LibraryData/R/ReaversDeep.htm Non-Canon Traveller Library] (defunct)
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|S24= [[Traveller Wiki Editorial Team]]
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|S25= Author & Contributor: [[User: Mitchberg|Mitchberg]]
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|S26= Author & Contributor: [[IISS]] Junior Administrator and Master Astrographer [[User:Ensign Phillips|Ensign Phillips]]
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|S27= Author & Contributor: Lord (Marquis) and Master of Sophontology [[User:Maksim-Smelchak|Maksim-Smelchak]] of the [[Ministry of Science]]
 
}}
 
}}
  
  
 
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[[Category: 47th Fleet worlds]]
{{LEN|Binary Star System|Era: Milieu 1116||T5 Second Survey worlds|}}
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[[Category: Gerim Trace worlds]]
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[[Category: Reaver]]
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[[Category: Reaver worlds]]
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Revision as of 20:50, 4 October 2018

This is a world-system under construction and is currently being input-programmed into the Traveller RPG Wiki.

Shetland/Nightrim (Reaver's Deep 2514)
Classic Era (1115)
B54478A-8
StarportB Good: Spacecraft Construction, Overhaul, Refined fuel
Size5 Medium (8,000 km, 0.40g - 0.57g)
Atmosphere4 Thin (tainted)
Hydrographics4 Wet World 40%
Population7 Moderate (90 million)
Government8 Civil Service Bureaucracy
LawA Extreme Law (no weapons)
Tech Level8 Pre-Stellar (superconductors)
See also UWP
System Details
Primary F0 V M8 V
Planetoid Belts 4
Gas Giants 1

Shetland is a preindustrial, agricultural world.

Description (Astrography & Planetology)

This system is part of the Gerim Trace.

Binary Solar System

Shetland Binary Star System
Star Name Hierarchy Color Classification Remarks
Shetland Primary Primary Yellow-White F0 V None
Shetland Companion Secondary Red M8 V None


History & Background (Dossier)

Shetland is known for only two things, its Imperial Naval Base with marine training fields, and the kelp farms of its central ocean.

  • The majority of the population is employed either by the Imperial Navy or in support of the base.
  • The civil service bureaucracy also helps support Imperial interests in the neighbouring Kolan Hegemony, in conjunction with Gerim in the neighbouring Caledon Subsector.
  • The Naval base itself is tasked with protecting the Imperial border facing towards the Great Rift.
  • The population of Shetland, as well as nearby Scapa, Kaagin, Sheffield and Gerim all trace back to one of the more successful Reaver Warlords.

Imperial High (Landed) Nobility

Shetland, as a member world of the Third Imperium, holds the estate of three members of the Imperial Nobility, who are charged with overseeing the world.

References & Contributors (Sources)

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