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Road of the Arches

Map of Gondolin showing the Road of the Arches

The Road of Arches was a street in Gondolin connecting the Square of the Palace to the Place of the Well, presumably overshadowed by arches.[1]


  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Book of Lost Tales Part Two, "The Fall of Gondolin", p. 182