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Lond Daer

Type: Cities, Towns, Settlements

Region: Other Middle-earth

Meaning: Great Haven

Other Names Vinyalondë (New Haven), Lond Daer Enedh (Great Middle Haven)

Location: At the mouth of the Gwathló or Greyflood River.

Description: "In voyages down the coasts he saw with wonder the great forests, and he chose the estuary of the Gwathló for the site of a new haven entirely under Númenórean control...but it was in origin a timber-port and ship-building harbour. "
Unfinished Tales, Part 2, Ch IV, The History of Galadriel and Celeborn, Appendix D, Port of Lond Daer

Contributors: Lyllyn 6.03.03

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