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Thranduil becomes King of the Elves of Greenwood

Event Type: Political

Age: Akallabêth/Last Alliance

Year: 3434


An event in the War of the Last Alliance; see that entry for an overview:
Oropher, King of the Silvan Elves east of Anduin... was slain....

Unfinished Tales, Part 3, Ch 1, The Disaster of the Gladden Fields: Notes, Note 14

Oropher was slain in the first assault upon Mordor.... Thranduil his son survived....

Unfinished Tales, Part 2, Ch 4, Appendix B, The History of Galadriel and Celeborn: The Sindarin Princes of the Silvan Elves

The people of Lórien were... Silvan Elves in origin, but ruled by princes of Sindarin descent (as was the realm of Thranduil in the northern parts of Mirkwood....)

Unfinished Tales, Part 2, Ch 4, The History of Galadriel and Celeborn: Amroth and Nimrodel

Elena Tiriel 5Dec07

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