Third Age 2698
From Tolkien Gateway
Notable events in this year include:
- Ruling Steward Ecthelion I rebuilds the White Tower in Minas Tirith.
- Death of Steward Ecthelion I of Gondor. He died childless.
- Egalmoth, grandson of Morwen daughter of Steward Belecthor I, becomes the eighteenth Ruling Steward.
- J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, Appendix B, "The Third Age"
- J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, Appendix A, "The Númenorean Kings", "The Realms in Exile", "The Southern Line: Heirs of Anarion"
- J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Peoples of Middle-earth, "VII. The Heirs of Elendil", p. 205