Glossary P-T

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view Palmer’s Point

Large outcrop of rock near the Maunsworth Entry-Point. Believed to have been named by Grace Palmer as a joke.

Locations
view Pat Baker

Officer assigned to liaise (alongside Alison Reece) between Dr. Palmer and Commander James at the time of the sabotage of the Maunsworth Accelerator Array.

Characters
view Pattie Harvey

Brought in to the Standing Point team to create a pictorial record of the expeditions when photographic equipment proved incapable of withstanding the transition into the Field. Instead, Pattie, who came from a background of drawing records for archaeo

Characters
view Paul Scott

Police Detective leading the investigation into the crash of Flight 23 over Maunsworth airspace.

Characters
view Paul Thomlinson

Part of the original team (along with Cook, Keeler and Dr. Palmer) to make the first, (recorded) creation of a Standing-Point Field.

Characters
view Petre

Part of a Kill Squad sent to assassinate members of the British Standing-Point team.

Characters
view Pressure Gate

A pressure gate is another name for a simple airlock system found in some of the structures located within the Field. One of the most rudimentary examples sealed the Angel tunnels; two iron doors protecting the inner structure from the harsh atmospher

Reference
view Reece Haddam

Commander of troop ship transporting the 306 Company back to Ft Caulder.

Characters
view Room 13

A safe house in a town nearby the Maunsworth Research Facility where Alexi was rescued from Carl Gutteridge and his men. Alexi was able to use Dragor Millovich's communications equipment to make contact with other Exiles, who then sent a team from the

Locations
view Ruined Village

Strange collection of buildings not far from the Maunsworth Entry-Point, different architectures melded disconcertingly into one another.

Locations
view Safe Home Security

Safe Home Security was set up as a conduit for information to pass from covert operatives to the Exile Fortress.

Locations
view Sally Aimes

Sally Aimes worked at Maunsworth Research Facility at the beginning of the Standing-Point Project.

Characters
view Sample Claws

A mechanical exoskeleton worn by scientists over their environment suits to facilitate the lifting of heavy objects.

Reference
view Sasha

Exile Lieutenant and one of the survivors from the ruined Exile fortress.

Characters
view Saul Davisson

Head of the ill-fated expedition into the Heavenfield. Saul Davisson ran the research into Standing-Point Technologies alongside Grace Palmer until the trauma caused by the marooning of his team in the Field left him a broken man.

Characters
view Sentinel Post

During Operation Underworld the U.s troops set up observation and supply posts all around the perimeter of the Valley. Simple cylindrical towers air-lifted into place, they usually served as entry into supply stores dug into the rock below.

With

Locations
view Shattered Forest

An unnatural forest of burnt trees around the western slopes of Palmer's Point.

Locations
view Sheol

Sheol was the name, given by the Exiles to the Demon entity that led the attacks upon their Fortress, and ultimately the Battle of Maunsworth Field.

Creatures
view Shift-Trauma

[see Transition Trauma]

Reference
view Simon Morley

Adjutant to Commander James.

Characters
view Sniper Rifle

Precision-manufactured from contemporary materials, the SR-15XT ‘UMESCH’ is a formidable weapon.

Weapons
view Speers Entity

When Speers entered the Heavenfield he was gifted a Flagship by Sheol. Now symbiotically linked to that vessel, he controls the dead crew with a mass of tendrils which emanate from his shrunken form.

Creatures
view Spider Drone (AV-4)

In the early days of Soviet exploration into the Standing-Point Field, a series of drones were developed that could enter the Field and bring back samples and data.

Vehicles
view Stalker Drone (SV-SM-2)

Developed after examples of the AV-4 Exploration drones had been used during the house-clearing operations during the First Ghost Incursion..

Vehicles
view Standing Point

Standing Point is defined as a "bounding Field, achieved through particle acceleration, beyond Upper Order Frequencies, where those particles transform into a new resonant state".

Reference
view Stephen Brawby

University-friend to Thomas Sullivan.

Characters
view Steve Leeson

Police Officer. Assistant to Detective Scott in the investigation into the crash of Flight 23 over Maunsworth.

Characters
view Stuart Nicks

Amiable and reliable, Nicks worked on the expedition team as a skilled Sample-Claw technician.

Characters
view Susan Moranne

Assistant librarian at the Maunsworth Research Facility.

Characters
view Swift

A Swift is the common term for a bipedal, flightless form of the Winged Demon.

Creatures
view Tempest-Class Fieldship

The Tempest Ground-assault aircraft was an Exile-designed Fieldship that, although proving itself highly capable in its role, came too late into production to affect the outcome of the Exiles' struggle.

Vehicles
view Thomas Sullivan

An awkward eccentric brought in to the Maunsworth Project when the Heavenfield expedition team were trapped in the Field. Although painfully shy, he leads the academic world with his knowledge of Standing-Point theories.

Characters
view Transition Trauma

Also known as 'the bends' [see Field-Transition].

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