Earlier this year, he netted pounds 150,000 from three baronies
Set in the netherworld of ``London Below,'' where office worker Richard Mayhew (Gary Bakewell) finds himself after rescuing Door (Laura Fraser), one of the elite among the complex world of kingdoms and baronies
that exist under the city.
And there is no shortage of Scottish aristocrats, lairds and farmers with forgotten feudal baronies
, many from the Middle Ages, lurking in their deed boxes.
The names of Scrope, Dacre, Darcy, Clifford, and Heron, as well as Percy, were linked to the towns, castles, and baronies
of the north, and Corbet, Breose, and Mortimer, as well as Herbert, to those of the Welsh Marches.
Their keenness to snap up forgotten baronies
and cast-off lordships suggests that they have more money than sense.
attorney's (usually political appointees owing as much to their local party leaders as to administration officials) operate regional baronies
and satrapies, and do so in an idiosyncratic fashion.