Hrodane possessed an amulet which allowed him to communicate with his superiors in the Regiment/Royal Army joint command. Hrodane's airship, which initially deposited the party on the cliffside, was called _The Insidiuous Spur_.
Poor Patrice. Paired with a lazy painter, she tried her damnedest to protect her vault's contents. She fell to her death after agreeing to help the party break the elaborate ritual she'd placed on Vault B. Also, she apparently had a little problem …