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'''Aldburg''' ([[Old English|OE]]. 'Old Fortress') is one of the oldest towns in [[Rohan]], It is recorded it was built by [[Eorl]] in the region known as the [[Folde]], some miles to the southeast of [[Edoras]]. Though he and his family moved to [[Edoras]] early in [[Rohan]]'s history, Aldburg remained a seat of noblemen. At the time of the [[War of the Ring]], it was the home of king [[Théoden]]'s nephew [[Éomer]], who was [[3rd Marshall of the Mark]], and heir of the [[Kingship of Rohan]] himself.
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'''Aldburg''' ([[Old English|OE]]. 'Old Fortress') is one of the oldest towns in [[Rohan]], It is recorded it was built by [[Eorl]] in the region known as the [[Folde]], some miles to the southeast of [[Edoras]]. Though he and his family moved to [[Edoras]] early in [[Rohan]]'s history, Aldburg remained a seat of noblemen. At the time of the [[War of the Ring]], it was the home of king [[Théoden]]'s nephew [[Éomer]], who was [[Third Marshal of the Riddermark]], and heir of the [[Kingship of Rohan]] himself.
  
 
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Revision as of 05:48, 1 December 2006

Aldburg (OE. 'Old Fortress') is one of the oldest towns in Rohan, It is recorded it was built by Eorl in the region known as the Folde, some miles to the southeast of Edoras. Though he and his family moved to Edoras early in Rohan's history, Aldburg remained a seat of noblemen. At the time of the War of the Ring, it was the home of king Théoden's nephew Éomer, who was Third Marshal of the Riddermark, and heir of the Kingship of Rohan himself.