Second Age 500

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Second Age 500 (abbreviated to S.A. 500) is the 500th year of the Sun of the Second Age of Middle-earth.

Notable events in this year include:


  1. In Gil-galad's letter to Tar-Meneldur (in "Aldarion and Erendis"), Gil-galad states, "A new shadow arises in the East. It is not tyranny of evil Men, as your son believes; but a servant of Morgoth is stirring, and evil things wake again."