First Age 509
From Tolkien Gateway
Notable events in this year include:
- Maeglin is captured by orcs and taken to Angband.
- Maeglin reveals to Morgoth the location of Gondolin; in return, Morgoth promises that Maeglin will rule Gondolin as a vassal and have possession of Idril.
- J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The War of the Jewels, "Part Three. The Wanderings of Húrin and Other Writings not forming part of the Quenta Silmarillion: V. The Tale of Years", p. 351
- J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Silmarillion, "Quenta Silmarillion: Of Tuor and the Fall of Gondolin"