Siege of Erebor ends
Event Type: Military/Strategic
Age: 3rd Age - Ring War
Date: March 27, 3019
The final event in the Battle of Dale and Erebor; see that entry for an overview:
Bard II and Thorin III Stonehelm drive the enemy from Dale.
The Lord of the Rings, Appendix B, The Tale of Years: The Chief Days from the Fall of the Barad-dûr to the End of the Third Age
After the fall of the Dark Tower and the passing of Sauron the Shadow was lifted from the hearts of all who opposed him, but fear and despair fell upon his servants and allies....
When news came of the great victories in the South, then Sauron's northern army was filled with dismay; and the besieged came forth and routed them, and the remnant fled into the East and troubled Dale no more.
The Lord of the Rings, Appendix B, The Tale of Years: The Third Age
Elena Tiriel 17Mar07, 14Mar08