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Morthond

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The Morthond, also called '''''Blackroot''''', was counted as second of the [[Seven Rivers of Gondor]].
 
The Morthond, also called '''''Blackroot''''', was counted as second of the [[Seven Rivers of Gondor]].
  
It began on the southern edges of the ''Dwimorberg'' at the end of the [[Paths of the Dead]] in the [[White Mountains (Middle-earth)|White Mountains]], then flowing past the ancient fortress of [[Erech (Middle-earth)|Erech]], it went on its long journey south, avoiding the Green Hills of the ''Pinnath Gelin'' while picking up its tributary ''Calenhir'', and entering the sea at [[Edhellond]].
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It began on the southern edges of the ''Dwimorberg'' at the end of the [[Paths of the Dead]] in the [[White Mountains]], then flowing past the ancient fortress of [[Erech]], it went on its long journey south, avoiding the Green Hills of the ''Pinnath Gelin'' while picking up its tributary ''Calenhir'', and entering the sea at [[Edhellond]].
  
 
[[Aragorn]] and company emerged from the [[Paths of the Dead]] in Morthond's vale and followed the river briefly to Erech on their way to southern [[Gondor]].
 
[[Aragorn]] and company emerged from the [[Paths of the Dead]] in Morthond's vale and followed the river briefly to Erech on their way to southern [[Gondor]].
  
 
[[Category:Rivers]]
 
[[Category:Rivers]]

Revision as of 06:04, 27 November 2005

The Morthond, also called Blackroot, was counted as second of the Seven Rivers of Gondor.

It began on the southern edges of the Dwimorberg at the end of the Paths of the Dead in the White Mountains, then flowing past the ancient fortress of Erech, it went on its long journey south, avoiding the Green Hills of the Pinnath Gelin while picking up its tributary Calenhir, and entering the sea at Edhellond.

Aragorn and company emerged from the Paths of the Dead in Morthond's vale and followed the river briefly to Erech on their way to southern Gondor.