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|place = [[Great Wyk]], the [[the Iron Islands]]
 
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|result = Royal victory
 
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|commanders2 = Ser [[Barristan Selmy]]
 
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The '''Siege of Old Wyk''' was a battle of the [[Greyjoy Rebellion]]. Following the destruction of the [[Iron Fleet]] at the [[Battle of Fair Isle]], the [[Iron Throne|royal]] fleet mounted a counterattack against the [[Iron Islands]]. While [[Great Wyk]], the largest of the [[Iron Islands]], [[Siege of Great Wyk|fell]] to [[Stannis Baratheon]], Ser [[Barristan Selmy]] of the [[Kingsguard]] subdued [[Old Wyk]], paving the way for the complete defeat of the rebellion at the [[Siege of Pyke]].
 
   
==In the books==
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The '''Siege of Old Wyk''' was a battle of the [[Greyjoy Rebellion]]. Following the destruction of the [[Iron Fleet]] at the [[Battle of Fair Isle]], the [[Iron Throne|royal]] fleet mounted a counterattack against the [[Iron Islands]]. While [[Great Wyk]], the largest of the [[Iron Islands]], [[Siege of Great Wyk|fell]] to [[Stannis Baratheon]], Ser [[Barristan Selmy]] of the [[Kingsguard]] subdued [[Old Wyk]], paving the way for the complete defeat of the rebellion at the [[Siege of Pyke]].<ref>"[[Greyjoy Rebellion (Histories & Lore)]]"</ref>
   
==See also==
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==In the books==
* [http://awoiaf.westeros.org/index.php/Siege_of_Old_Wyk The Siege of Old Wyk at A Wiki of Ice and Fire.]
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In the ''[[A Song of Ice and Fire]]'' novels, Ser Barristan Selmy led an assault of Old Wyk during the Greyjoy Rebellion.
   
 
==References==
 
==References==
 
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The Siege of Old Wyk was a battle of the Greyjoy Rebellion. Following the destruction of the Iron Fleet at the Battle of Fair Isle, the royal fleet mounted a counterattack against the Iron Islands. While Great Wyk, the largest of the Iron Islands, fell to Stannis Baratheon, Ser Barristan Selmy of the Kingsguard subdued Old Wyk, paving the way for the complete defeat of the rebellion at the Siege of Pyke.[1]

In the booksEdit

In the A Song of Ice and Fire novels, Ser Barristan Selmy led an assault of Old Wyk during the Greyjoy Rebellion.

ReferencesEdit

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