Third Age 2872
Notable events in this year include:
- Death of Ruling Steward Belecthor II of Gondor.
- Thorondir, son of Belecthor II, becomes the twenty-second Ruling Steward.
- The White Tree dies, and no seedling can be found. The Dead Tree is left standing.
Notes[edit | edit source]
In editions prior to the 50th Anniversary edition the information for this year in Appendix B was assigned to T.A. 2852, which contradicted the death of Belecthor II in 2872 found in Appendix A in the list of the dates of death of the ruling stewards.