Hesiod Gæta
Status Deceased
Affiliations Lamplighters
Rank Lamplighter-Marshal
Mentioned Lamplighter

Lamplighter-Marshal Hesiod Gæta commanded the lamplighters when the Idlewild was founded in the late 15th century HIR. More than a century later, he was made the namesake of the 3rd Prentice-Watch, Q Hesiod Gæta, which was stationed at Winstermill in HIR 1601. Rossamünd Bookchild and Threnody were members of this prentice-watch.


Hesiod was an ancient Greek poet generally thought by scholars to have been active between 750 and 650 BC, around the same time as Homer. Gaeta is a city and comune in central Italy.