British Pantheon



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Created On 3 NOvember 2002
Last Updated On 3 November 2002
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Coventina
Description: Nymph Goddess of Northern Britain
Skills: First Aid, Treat Disease
Spirit Magic: Heal, Food Song
Divine Magic: Regrow Limb, Heal Body
Common Divine Magic: 1 point spells
Divine Spirit Possession: Regrow Limb

Albanactus
Description: Son of Brutus, Albany (Scotland) named after him
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Andraste
Description: Icenian goddess of Victory, worshipped by Boudicca, worshipped in a sacred grove, using hares
Skills: Spear Attack, Shield Parry
Spirit Magic: Bladesharp, Protection, Fanaticism, Parry
Divine Magic: Berserker, Shield, True Spear
Common Divine Magic: 1 point spells
Divine Spirit Possession: True Spear

Arnmetia
Description: Goddess of springs at Buxton
Skills: Mineral Lore, Water Lore
Spirit Magic: Endurance, River Eye
Divine Magic: Bless Water, Breathe Water, Summon/Bind/Command Undine, Drown
Common Divine Magic: 1 point spells
Divine Spirit Possession: Bless Water

Belatucadros
Description: Horned Northern British wargod "Fair Shining One", Warlord,  associated with Mars
Skills: Spear Attack, Sword Attack, Shield Parry, Sling Attack
Spirit Magic: Speedart, Bladesharp, Light
Divine Magic: Truespear, Truesword, Great Parry, Sureshot, Heal Wound, Sunbright, Shield
Common Divine Magic: All
Divine Spirit Possession: Great Parry

Belenos
Description: God of Beltain - Mayday
Skills: Craft (Firemaking)
Spirit Magic: Ignite, Fireblade
Divine Magic: Bonfire, Bless Crops
Common Divine Magic: All
Divine Spirit Possession: Bonfire

Black Annis
Description: Blue-faced hag who eats people, lived in a cave in Dane Hills, Leicestershire
Skills: Predict Weather, World Lore
Spirit Magic: Glamour
Divine Magic: Worship Black Annis, Snow, Freeze Earth
Common Divine Magic: 1 point spells
Divine Spirit Possession: Freeze Earth

Brigantia/Brigit
Description:
Skills: Equivalent to Brigit, Goddess of Brigantes,Warrioress, Goddess of Sovreignty, Goddess of Brigantes, many properties of Minerva, goddess of wisdom,water pastoral activities, as Brigit, Goddess of Healing, Fire, Smiths, Poetry, Wisdom, Fertility) Invented Weaving, Great Cook, Eternal Flame Dairy/Milking, Coming of Ewes to milk (festival)
Skills: First Aid, Craft (Cook), Plant Lore, Treat Disease, Craft (Firemaking), Craft (Weaving)
Spirit Magic: Healing, Vigour, Ignite
Divine Magic: Heal Wound, Heal Body, Cure Disease, Bless Hearth, Purify Water, Raise Water, Worship Brigit, Bless Water
Common Divine Magic: All
Divine Spirit Possession: Heal Wound

Brut
Description: Great Grandson of Aeneas, founder of Britain
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Camber
Description: Son of Brutus, Cambria - Wales- named after him
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Camulos
Description: Belgic war god of Camulodunum (Colchester), symbol was the boar
Skills: Spear Attack, Sword Attack, Shield Parry
Spirit Magic: Bladesharp, Fanaticism, Protection
Divine Magic: Truespear, Truesword, Heal Wound, Shield, Become Boar
Common Divine Magic: All
Divine Spirit Possession: Truesword

Cathubodua
Description: "battle crow" European battle godess, analagous to Badh/Bodh the Irish battle-goddess
Skills: Any Weapon Attack, Any Weapon Parry,
Spells: Bladesharp, Demoralize
Divine Magic: Fear, Become Crow, Command Crow, Worship Cathuboda
Common Divine Magic: All
Divine Spirit Possession: Become Crow

Cocidius
Description: Northern War God, stylized Celtic Warrior with spear and shield, identified with Roman Mars
Skills: Spear Attack, Sword Attack, Shield Parry
Spirit Magic: Bladesharp, Fanaticism, Parry
Divine Magic: Truespear, Truesword, Heal Wound, Woad, Berserk,
Common Divine Magic: All
Divine Spirit Possession: Berserk

Coventina
Description: River goddess centered at Carrawburgh, Northumberland, goddess of springs, holds jar of water in one hand, pours from other
Skills: Mineral Lore, Water Lore
Spirit Magic: Endurance, River Eye
Divine Magic: Bless Water, Breathe Water, Summon/Bind/Command Undine, Drown, Summon Spring, Float
Common Divine Magic: All
Divine Spirit Possession: Summon Spring

Gog/Magog
Description: Giants, captured by Brut
Skills: Maul Attack, Maul Parry
Spirit Magic: Strength, Vigour, Protection, Bludgeon, Endurance
Divine Magic: Crush, Earthmight, Truemaul
Common Divine Magic: 1 point spells
Divine Spirit Possession: Earthmight

Herne
Description: Horned Hunter, spirit of Windsor Park, led the Wild Hunt and associated with Underworld
Skills: Track, Sling Attack, Bow Attack, Move Quietly, Run Quietly
Spirit Magic: Speedart,
Divine Magic: Sureshot, Draw Beast, Command (Deer, Boar), Free Ghost
Divine Spirit Possession: Sureshot
Common Divine Magic: 1 point spells
Priests: Priests are Shamans

Jack in the Green
Description: Woodland Spirit, guards the greenwood
Skills: Hide, Camouflage, Move Quietly, Plant Lore
Spirit Magic: Detect Enemy
Divine Magic: Camouflage, Accelerate Growth, Tanglethicket, Summon Warrior of Wood
Common Divine Magic: 1 point spells
Divine Spirit Possession: Accelerate Growth

Latis
Description: Goddess of the Pool and Beer
Skills: Mineral Lore, Water Lore, Craft (Brewing)
Spirit Magic: River Eye
Divine Magic: Bless Water, Breathe Water, Summon/Bind/Command Undine, Drown
Common Divine Magic: 1 point spells
Divine Spirit Possession: Drown

Mab
Description: Queen of Fairies,Goddess of dreams, midwife
Skills: Craft (Midwife)
Spirit Magic: Solace, Heal
Divine Magic: Couvade, Dream
Common Divine Magic: 1 point spells
Divine Spirit Possession: Couvade

Nodens
Description: Analagous to Nuadu, Lludd Law Eraint, Gwynn ap Nudd , sheep and dogs were sacred to him, sanctuary was at Lydney Gloucestshire, god of the waters and healing
Skills: First Aid, Treat Disease, Treat Poison, River Lore
Spirit Magic: Heal, River Eye
Divine Magic: Heal Body, Heal Wound, Cure Disease, Summon/Command/Bind Undine
Common Divine Magic: All
Divine Spirit Possession: Heal Body
 

Ratis
Description: Goddess of the Fortress
Skills: Craft (Masonry), Craft (Building)
Spirit Magic: Repair
Divine Magic: Strong Wall, Repair Wall
Common Divine Magic: All
Divine Spirit Possession: Repair Wall

Sul/Sulis
Description: Goddess of Hot Healing Springs at Bath, twinned with Minerva, goddess of underworld, knowledge and prophecy, healing waters
Skills: First Aid, Treat Disease, Treat Poison, Mineral Lore
Spirit Magic: Heal, Endurance
Divine Magic: Bless Water, Heat Water, Healing Bath, Predict Future, Mist Cloud
Common Divine Magic: 1 point spells
Divine Spirit Possession: Healing Bath

Veteris
Description: Northern God, Symbols are boar and serpent
Skills: Spear Attack, Sword Attack, Shield Parry
Spirit Magic: Speedart, Bladesharp, Strength
Divine Magic: Truespear, Truesword, Heal Wound, Shield, Command Boar, Command Serpent, Become Boar, Become Serpent
Common Divine Magic: All
Divine Spirit Possession: Become Boar/Become Serpent

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