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The history of the Mollys is intimately linked with that of Dublin. During the height of the Dublin Gold rush, the field manager in charge of the primary large-scale corporate operation in the system was a ruthless tyrant named Sir Edmund Graves. Graves pushed the miners to the limit in the name of profits, causing many unnecessary deaths. Greed combined with absolute control had proved too tempting. He and his lieutenants began skimming a percentage off the Gold take on a weekly basis.



The miners were pushed harder to cover up the shortfall in shipments back to New London, and the situation became critical. The Founders Day Revolt, as it came to be known, occurred on the annual national Bretonian holiday in 752 AS that commemorated the original founding of New London centuries before. The workers mutinied, executed Graves and his compatriots, and took control of the mining ships Endeavor and Glorious.



The Bretonian military response was swift and furious. Bretonian gunboats arrived shortly, and in the ensuing battle, destroyed the Endeavor and its mutineers. They pursued the Glorious across the system into a dense field, where they stumbled into a large, explosive booby trap set by the fleeing miners. One gunboat was destroyed; several were damaged.



The Battleship

Hood

was rushed in from New London to restore order. This proved to be the last straw. The remaining miners in the system declared their independence from the ruthless oppressor, and began a long guerrilla war of attrition against the Bretonian government.



In the most famous incident, they disabled the

Hood

's engines with a huge mine and set off a large chain-reaction of explosions in the ship's aft. The repairs required were extensive and could only be undertaken at the Southampton shipyard. Unfortunately, the ship was considered too unstable to undertake the journey back through the Jump Gate. It was officially abandoned and stripped of most weaponry, engines, and sensitive electronics. The ship was later reoccupied by the IMG and now serves as the only Freeport within House frontiers.



Despite few tangible victories in their effort to free the Dublin system from control of the Bretonian government, they've still managed to fight a vastly superior military force to a near standstill. The Armed Forces patrols from the Essex usually only respond when the Mollys make attacks on the BMM operation near Graves and elsewhere the system.


Nickname: br05_05_base
Archetype: dsy_asteroid_base01
System: Dublin
Location: C6
Owner: Mollys

Surveyor - $1,480,000 credits
Scraper - $1,560,000 credits
Pirate Transport - $42,000,000 credits

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Arranmore Base's Equipment

Adv. Protector H. F. Shield Shield $118,380
Adv. Protector L. F. Shield Shield $109,610
Adv. Bulwark H. F. Shield Shield $118,380
Adv. Bulwark L. F. Shield Shield $109,610
Adv. Aegis H. F. Shield Shield $118,380
Adv. Aegis L. F. Shield Shield $109,610
Champion H. F. Shield Shield $260,240
Barrier H. F. Shield Shield $260,240
Brigandine H. F. Shield Shield $260,240
Adv. Protector Fr. Shield Shield $272,000
Adv. Bulwark Fr. Shield Shield $272,000
Adv. Aegis Fr. Shield Shield $272,000
Light Transport Graviton Shield Shield $600,000
Barrier Fr. Shield Shield $364,000
Brigandine Fr. Shield Shield $364,000
Medium Transport Graviton Shield Shield $1,200,000
Medium Transport Molecular Shield Shield $1,200,000
Medium Transport Positron Shield Shield $1,200,000
Heavy Transport Graviton Shield Shield $2,000,000
Heavy Transport Molecular Shield Shield $2,000,000
Heavy Transport Positron Shield Shield $2,000,000
Champion L. F. Shield Shield $240,960
Barrier L. F. Shield Shield $240,960
Brigandine L. F. Shield Shield $240,960
Adv. Champion H. F. Shield Shield $612,280
Adv. Champion L. F. Shield Shield $569,150
Adv. Barrier H. F. Shield Shield $612,280
Adv. Barrier L. F. Shield Shield $569,150
Adv. Brigandine H. F. Shield Shield $612,280
Adv. Brigandine L. F. Shield Shield $569,150
Vanguard Gunboat Shield Shield $3,000,000
Adv. Vanguard Gunboat Shield Shield $8,000,000
Preserver Gunboat Shield Shield $15,000,000
Redoubt Gunboat Shield Shield $3,000,000
Adv. Redoubt Gunboat Shield Shield $8,000,000
Bastion Gunboat Shield Shield $15,000,000
Sallet Gunboat Shield Shield $3,000,000
Adv. Sallet Gunboat Shield Shield $8,000,000
Cuirass Gunboat Shield Shield $15,000,000
Thruster Thruster $826,000
Cheetah Thruster Thruster $24,540,000
Light Capital Ship Thruster Thruster $8,000,000
Capital Ship Thruster Thruster $750,000
Wasp Cruise Disruptor Weapon $1,980
Hornet Cruise Disruptor Weapon $82,460
Train Cruise Disruptor Weapon $164,000
Mosquito Cruise Disruptor Weapon $192,000
Reinforced Cruise Disruptor Weapon $900,000
Maxim Chaingun Weapon $3,720,000
Adv. Debilitator Mk I Weapon $62,450
Imp. Debilitator Mk I Weapon $184,600
Adv. Debilitator Mk II Weapon $64,450
Imp. Debilitator Mk II Weapon $186,600
Adv. Debilitator Turret Mk I Weapon $49,320
Adv. Debilitator Turret Mk II Weapon $53,320
Nova Torpedo Launcher Weapon $2,120,000
Incapacitator Torpedo Weapon $3,120,000
Hellfire Rocket Pod Weapon $1,500,520
Bomber EMP Cannon Weapon $204,984
Bomber Energy Cannon Weapon $191,703
Bomber Scattergun Weapon $204,984
Bomber Chaingun Weapon $204,984
Neutralizer Bomb Weapon $7,025,000
Scorcher Bomb Weapon $7,025,000
Dulzian Transport Turret Weapon $425,000
Iron Hammer Transport Turret Weapon $400,000
Charon Transport Turret Weapon $350,000
Zapper Transport Turret Weapon $425,000
Heavy Transport Turret Weapon $1,062,500
Transport EMP Defense Turret Weapon $8,650,000
Lyre Point Defense Turret Weapon $7,240,000
Transport Pulse Turret Weapon $300,000
Bretonia Transport Turret Weapon $230,000
Pirate Transport Turret Weapon $240,000
Light Mining Array Weapon $9,600
Small Mineral Extractor Weapon $9,600
Heavy Mining Array Weapon $25,000
Cannonball Missile Weapon $220,480
Firestalker Missile Weapon $256,620
Catapult Missile Weapon $150,300
Paralyzer Missile Weapon $194,580
Sidewinder Missile Weapon $388,000
Mini Razor Weapon $4,185,000
Gunboat Razor Weapon $2,950,000
Cerberus Gunboat Turret Weapon $915,000
Basic Gunboat Turret Weapon $150,000
Gunboat Pulse Cannon Weapon $2,680,000
Solaris Gatling Gunboat Turret Weapon $750,000
Solaris Gunboat Turret Weapon $750,000
Dublin Duster Mk II Weapon $14,300
Dublin Duster Mk IV Weapon $54,810
Trefoil Weapon $140,500
Dublin Duster Turret Mk IV Weapon $24,790
Trefoil Turret Weapon $142,250
Tartarus Pulse Cannon Weapon $7,950,000
Bretonian Antimatter Cannon Weapon $7,025,000
Saoirse Molly Gunboat Turret Weapon $500,000
Ross PB3 Weapon $62,450
Enfield PB4 Weapon $62,450
Ross PB6 Weapon $140,450
Ross Turret PB3 Weapon $49,320
Enfield Turret PB4 Weapon $49,320
Fortress CM Dropper CM $324,000
Sentinel CM Dropper CM $320,000
Silencer CM Dropper CM $318,000
Hvy. Countermeasure Dropper CM $224,000

Arranmore Base's Commodities

Blue Diamonds $2,720 1 No
Blue Jillies $2,180 1 No
Black Market Light Arms $3,708 1 No
Black Market Munitions $4,488 1 No
Consumer Goods $847 1 No
Crew $2,452 1 No
Deuterium $933 1 No
Drill Bits $818 1 No
Elixirs $2,041 1 No
Energy Field Equipment $3,431 1 No
Engine Components $2,822 1 No
Food Rations $869 1 Yes
Gadolinium $1,375 1 No
Gin $649 1 No
Gold $558 1 Yes
H-Fuel $3,172 1 No
Holmium $1,696 1 No
Hydrocarbons $1,323 1 No
Hydrogen Cyanide $1,305 1 No
Industrial Materials $1,394 1 No
Kemwer Munitions $6,051 1 No
Lanthanum $673 1 No
Lasers $2,437 1 No
Light Arms $2,232 1 Yes
Manifolds $2,873 1 No
Synthetic Marijuana $3,033 1 No
Med-Stasis Bands $1,030 1 No
Mining Machinery $822 1 Yes
Molybdenum $3,134 1 No
Thorium MOX $2,504 1 No
Munitions $3,299 1 No
Nanocapacitors $2,650 1 No
Nanotubes $2,359 1 No
Neodymium $2,681 1 No
Nickel $2,595 1 No
Optical Chips $2,216 1 No
Optronics $2,725 1 No
Palladium $3,330 1 No
Pharmaceuticals $2,261 1 No
Propaganda $10,000 1 Yes
Samarium $2,237 1 No
Shape-memory Alloy $2,396 1 No
Side Arms $2,714 1 No
Counterfeit Software $4,425 1 No
Solar Panels $2,197 1 No
Tantalum $1,236 1 No
Tea $1,985 1 No
Tellurium $2,202 1 No
Titanium $1,316 1 No
Tobacco $2,077 1 No
Tungsten $1,072 1 No
Ultralloy $2,444 1 No
Vanadium $3,059 1 No
Whiskey $299 1 Yes
Yttrium $2,823 1 No
Zinc $2,273 1 No
Reinforced Alloy $250 1 Yes
Heat Sinks $500 1 Yes
Hull Segments $500 2 Yes
Plasmonic Metamaterials $500 1 Yes
Oxygen $90 1 Yes
Water $120 1 Yes
Gallic Royal Navy Pilot $9,330 1 No
Gallic Royal Police Pilot $7,230 1 No
Gunboat Captain $125,000 2 No
Cruiser Commander $450,000 4 No
Fleet Admiral $1,300,000 8 No
Pirate Pilot $6,300 1 No
Sirius Credit Card (10.000) $10,000 1 Yes

Local News at Arranmore Base

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