Third Age 2
From Tolkien Gateway
Third Age 2 (abbreviated to T.A. 2) is the 2nd year of the Sun of the Third Age of Middle-earth.
Notable events in this year include:
- Isildur plants a seedling of the White Tree in Minas Anor. He delivers the South-kingdom to Meneldil.
- 5 Disaster of the Gladden Fields; deaths of Isildur, Elendur, Aratan and Ciryon.
- ↑ J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, Appendix B, "The Third Age"
- ↑ J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), Unfinished Tales, "The Disaster of the Gladden Fields", note 9 says Isildur left on Yavannië 5 which corresponds with our August 27 depending on how you calculate
- ↑ J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), Unfinished Tales, "The Disaster of the Gladden Fields" states the event happened on the "thirtieth day", so 29 days later being September 25 or Narquelië 4