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Bard II

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The son of [[Brand]] and heir to the Lordship of [[Dale]]. His father was slain in the [[Battle of Dale]], and Bard was forced back to [[Erebor]], where he was besieged with his ally [[Thorin Stonehelm|Thorin III Stonehelm]] for seven days. When news came from the south of the destruction of [[Sauron]], Bard and Thorin emerged from the [[Lonely Mountain]] and broke the siege.
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'''Bard II''', was the son of [[Brand]] and heir to the Kingdom of [[Dale]]. His father was slain in the [[Battle of Dale]], and Bard was forced back to [[Erebor]], where he was besieged with his ally [[Thorin Stonehelm|Thorin III Stonehelm]] for several days. When news came from the south of the destruction of [[Sauron]], Bard and Thorin emerged from the [[Lonely Mountain]] and broke the siege. Later he sent an ambassador to the crowning of King [[Aragorn|Elessar]] and thereafter his kingdom enjoyed the protection of the King of the West.<ref>{{App|Great}}</ref>
  
 
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Revision as of 22:09, 12 July 2011

Bard II, was the son of Brand and heir to the Kingdom of Dale. His father was slain in the Battle of Dale, and Bard was forced back to Erebor, where he was besieged with his ally Thorin III Stonehelm for several days. When news came from the south of the destruction of Sauron, Bard and Thorin emerged from the Lonely Mountain and broke the siege. Later he sent an ambassador to the crowning of King Elessar and thereafter his kingdom enjoyed the protection of the King of the West.[1]

Genealogy

Bard I
 
 
 
 
 
Bain
 
 
 
 
 
Brand
 
 
 
 
 
BARD II
 

References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, Appendix B, "The Great Years"