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Elostirion

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Elostirion
Tower
General Information
LocationCentral Eriador, west of the Far Downs southeast of the Grey Havens
TypeTower
DescriptionA hilly region where the White Towers were built
RegionsArnor
Lindon
The Shire
InhabitantsElves, Men, then Hobbits

Elostirion was the tallest and westernmost of the three White Towers that stood on the Tower Hills[1] and that had been built by Gil-galad for Elendil. It once held one of the palantír of Arnor.[2]

References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, "Prologue", "Concerning Hobbits"
  2. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), Unfinished Tales, "The Palantíri"