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Mounds of Mundburg

Mounds of Mundburg
Burial mounds
General Information
LocationBy the Anduin
TypeBurial mounds
History
CreatedGondorian and Rohirrim soldiers

The Mounds of Mundburg was a place near Anduin where the dead of the Battle of Pelennor Fields were buried. The name of the mounds is the translation of Minas Tirith into the Rohirric equivalent Mundburg. The battle and the mounds were celebrated in the Song of the Mounds of Mundburg.[1]

References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, The Return of the King, "The Battle of the Pelennor Fields"