Southern Hold
Founded 9P1? (2508 AL?)
Weyr Southern Weyr
Current Lord Holder Toric
Etymology of name First Hold on Southern Continent

Southern Hold is the newest of the major holds, and the first to be established on the Southern Continent. Its current - and first - Lord Holder is Toric.

The Hold grew up around Southern Weyr, and grew rapidly, thanks to immigration from the crowded Northern Holds.