About Dreibrucken

In the SCA, the world is broken up into kingdoms, and the kingdoms subdivided into smaller regions. Dreibrucken is one of these smaller regions.

Where is Dreibrucken?

Dreibrucken is a shire in the Plains region of the kingdon of Northshield. In real life, the shire covers South Central and South Western North Dakota. This map shows the territory covered.

Map of Dreibrucken
Map showing the territory of the SCA Shire of Dreibrucken.

What does Dreibrucken mean?

It means “three bridges” in German. It represents the three bridges across the Missouri River between Bismarck and Mandan.

About the ‘Device’

Dreibrucken Device The shire has this device to the left. It has the following description: (ref: here)

Argent, a pale azure, in pale over all three single-arched bridges gules, in chief two laurel wreaths vert.”

 More Information

The official kingdom record for the shire is here.

The local group of the "Society of Creative Anachronisms" in South West & South Central ND