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The '''Stone of the Hapless''' was the hallowed stone on the banks of the River [[Taeglin]] that commemorated [[Túrin]] and [[Nienor Níniel]], and [[Morwen]] their mother. It was also called the [[Standing Stone]] and [[Talbor]].  
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The '''Stone of the Hapless''' was the hallowed stone on the banks of the River [[Taeglin]] that commemorated [[Túrin]] and [[Nienor Níniel]],<ref>{{S|21}}</ref> and [[Morwen]] their mother. It was also called the [[Standing Stone]] and [[Talbor]].{{HM|WJ}}, "[[The Wanderings of Húrin]]" (see especially Notes 15 and 55)</ref>
  
Later, during the drowning of [[Beleriand]], the site of the Stone of the Hapless did not drown, but remained as an island, [[Tol Morwen]].
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Later, during the drowning of [[Beleriand]], the site of the Stone of the Hapless did not drown (as predicted by [[Glirhuin]], but remained as an island, [[Tol Morwen]].<ref>{{S|22}})</ref>
  
==References==
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* ''[[The Silmarillion]]'',  [[Of Túrin Turambar]].
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* ''[[The War of the Jewels]]'', [[The Wanderings of Húrin]].
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Revision as of 22:02, 24 August 2010

The Stone of the Hapless was the hallowed stone on the banks of the River Taeglin that commemorated Túrin and Nienor Níniel,[1] and Morwen their mother. It was also called the Standing Stone and Talbor.J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The War of the Jewels, "The Wanderings of Húrin" (see especially Notes 15 and 55)</ref>

Later, during the drowning of Beleriand, the site of the Stone of the Hapless did not drown (as predicted by Glirhuin, but remained as an island, Tol Morwen.[2]

References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Silmarillion, "Quenta Silmarillion: Of Túrin Turambar"
  2. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Silmarillion, "Quenta Silmarillion: Of the Ruin of Doriath")