- Type: Ruined Town
- Inhabitants: 100% Northman
- Population: 50
- Origin: Settled by Northmen around TA 900
- Purpose: Portage river traffic around the falls at Lindal
Only a small trading station, two mills,and an inn remained to serve the merchants who had to portage their wares over the Falls of Celduin. A market once flourished here, but it had moved up the Long Lake to Esgaroth.
After the reconstruction of Esgaroth and Dale the Lake-Men , assisted by Technicians from erebor, constructed a sophisticated boat-lift able to carry even larger river-boats from long-lake down to Celduin, a much similar installation as had once existed in the golden years of the King under the mountain