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'''Orc-holds''' is a term used to refer to underground tunnellings of the [[Orcs]], found throughout the [[Misty Mountains]] and [[Mount Gundabad]].
 
'''Orc-holds''' is a term used to refer to underground tunnellings of the [[Orcs]], found throughout the [[Misty Mountains]] and [[Mount Gundabad]].
  
 
==Misty Mountains Holds==
 
==Misty Mountains Holds==
 
:''Main Article:[[Orcs of the Misty Mountains]]''
 
:''Main Article:[[Orcs of the Misty Mountains]]''
Several Orcish holdsincluding [[Moria]] were dwelled by [[Orcs]] and caused trouble in the nearby regions, such as [[Eriador]], [[Lorien]] and [[Shire]].
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Several Orcish holds including [[Moria]] were dwelled by [[Orcs]] and caused trouble in the nearby regions, such as [[Eriador]], [[Lorien]] and [[Shire]].
 
==Mount Gundaband==
 
==Mount Gundaband==
 
:''Main Article:[[Mount Gundabad]]''
 
:''Main Article:[[Mount Gundabad]]''

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Orc-holds is a term used to refer to underground tunnellings of the Orcs, found throughout the Misty Mountains and Mount Gundabad.

Misty Mountains Holds

Main Article:Orcs of the Misty Mountains

Several Orcish holds including Moria were dwelled by Orcs and caused trouble in the nearby regions, such as Eriador, Lorien and Shire.

Mount Gundaband

Main Article:Mount Gundabad

Mount Gundaband was the capital of Orcs in the North after its first sack in the Second Age. Major Orcish opperations such as battles during the War of the Dwarves and Orcs and the Battle of Five Armies were from it.