It is one of the six keeps required to become the Emperor. By default is it owned by the Daggerfall Covenant. Near the Fort, there is a small town bearing the same name as the fort, Aleswell The town has no residents, as they were all forced out when the Daggerfall Covenant siezed the fort during the Alliance War. Some supplies can be found in the old houses, and one contains a note, titled Waited as Long as We Could, describIng when the soldiers forced them out.
- A breton named Adrienne Panitte can be found near the Farmstead here.