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Sacking of Mount Gundabad

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The '''First Sacking of Gundabad''' was a battle that took place sometime between 2793 and 2799 during the [[War of the Dwarves and Orcs]].   
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The '''Second Sacking of Gundabad''' was a battle that took place sometime between {{TA|2793}} and {{TA|2799}} during the [[War of the Dwarves and Orcs]].  The Mountain was assailed and sacked by the great host of [[Thráin II]], and totally eradicated of [[Orcs]].<ref>{{App|Durin}}</ref>
[[Mount Gundabad]] was assailed and sacked by the Great Host of [[Thráin II]], and totally eradicated of any [[Orcs]] they could find.
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Revision as of 04:12, 22 March 2011

The Second Sacking of Gundabad was a battle that took place sometime between T.A. 2793 and T.A. 2799 during the War of the Dwarves and Orcs. The Mountain was assailed and sacked by the great host of Thráin II, and totally eradicated of Orcs.[1]

References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, Appendix A, "Durin's Folk"