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Grond (battering ram)

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[[Image:Grond from Peter Jackson's The Return of the King.jpg|thumb|300px|The battering-ram Grond, as portrayed in [[Peter Jackson's The Return of the King]]]]
 
[[Image:Grond from Peter Jackson's The Return of the King.jpg|thumb|300px|The battering-ram Grond, as portrayed in [[Peter Jackson's The Return of the King]]]]
The battering ram used to destroy the [[Great Gate of Minas Tirith|Great Gate]] of [[Minas Tirith in Gondor|Minas Tirith]] during the [[Battle of the Pelennor Fields]] in the [[War of the Ring]]. It named intentionally to evoke the memory of the ancient weapon of [[Morgoth]], the "[[Grond (Hammer of the Underworld)|Hammer of the Underworld]]".
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'''Grond''' was a battering ram, used to destroy the [[Great Gate of Minas Tirith|Great Gate]] of [[Minas Tirith (Gondor)|Minas Tirith]] during the [[Battle of the Pelennor Fields]]. It was named intentionally to evoke the memory of the ancient weapon of [[Morgoth]], the "[[Grond (Hammer of the Underworld)|Hammer of the Underworld]]".
  
 
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Revision as of 20:01, 6 August 2008

Grond was a battering ram, used to destroy the Great Gate of Minas Tirith during the Battle of the Pelennor Fields. It was named intentionally to evoke the memory of the ancient weapon of Morgoth, the "Hammer of the Underworld".