An ancient ruin on the Great East Road halfway between the Last Bridge and the Fords of Bruinen. Once the tower of one of the five Dúnadan Tiri of Rhudaur, it later became a traditional stopping point for merchants who wished to trade with the Hillmen.
|Boromir: "Is it not a strange fate that we should suffer so much fear and doubt for so small a thing? So small a thing!"|
- J. R. R. Tolkien, The Fellowship of the Ring II:10
- ICE MERP: Arnor