House of the Stewards
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|−|While the [[Kings of Gondor]] were laid to rest in individual tombs on [[Minas Tirith in Gondor|Minas Tirith]]'s [[Silent Street]], the [[Stewards]] were buried in a collective tomb, the '''House of the Stewards''' . It was here that [[ Denethor II]] immolated himself on March 15, [[ Third Age]] 3019. |+|
'''House of the Stewards''' was [] [].
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The House of the Stewards was a building in Minas Tirith capped by a great dome. Within was a wide vaulted chamber with shrouded walls. This was filled with marble tables upon which were carved forms of sleeping men - the tombs of the Stewards.
Situated near the House of the Kings on Rath Dínen, this house was the location where Denethor II immolated himself on 15 March, T.A. 3019.
- ↑ 1.0 1.1 J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, The Return of the King, "The Pyre of Denethor"
- ↑ J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, The Return of the King, "The Siege of Gondor"
- ↑ J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, Appendix B, "The Great Years"