Catherine Radelin-Doyle
Vital statistics
Gender Female
Rank Colonists
Dragon Gold Singlath
Era First Pass
Affiliation Landing
Fort Weyr
Spouse Not named
First appearance Dragonsdawn
Notable appearance Dragonsdawn

BlankHold Fort Weyr Shield

Catherine Radelin-Doyle is one of the settlers that originally colonized Pern.


After Landing she fell into the cave system that is named after her, she married a joat, and she keeps finding more caves before Impression her queen, she told Ongola about finding the cave with shuttle fuel in it.


When Kitti Ping Yung finished the first ever clutch of dragon eggs, Catherine was one of those chosen to be a candidate. At the hatching, she Impressed golden Singlath.

Move North

She and other dragonriders helped during the Second Crossing, and after they had moved into Fort Weyr.

Her Singlath, was one three injured and she was hopefull.

Personality and traits