Lord of Dale
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|−|The hereditary ruler of the township of [[Dale]]. The first recorded Lord was [[Girion ]], who was slain by [[Smaug]] when he descended on [[Erebor]]. Girion's descendant, [[Bard I]] , avenged his ancestor by slaying Smaug, and refounding Dale. |+|
of the of [[Dale]] .The recorded Lord was [[Girion]].[[Bard I]] Dale.
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Lord of Dale was an hereditary title held by the ruler of Dale until its destruction in T.A. 2770. The only recorded Lord was the final one, Girion. His descendent Bard I later founded the title of Kings of Dale in 2944.
- ↑ 1.0 1.1 J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, Appendix B, "The Third Age"
- ↑ J.R.R. Tolkien, The Hobbit, "Inside Information"