Nightbringer | The Arthurian Online Encyclopedia

Valley of Saint John

A British valley that features in Sir Walter Scott’s The Bridal of Triermain.

Merlin imprisoned Gyneth, Arthur’s daughter, in a castle in the Valley of St. John, placing her in a deep slumber. Sir Roland de Vaux found her and woke her with a kiss.

The Bridal of Triermain | Sir Walter Scott, 1804