The Encyclopedia of Arda - an interactive guide to the world of J.R.R. Tolkien
Dates
Originally built during the Second Age; destroyed 25 March III 3019
Location
Crossing the Haunted Pass of Cirith Gorgor
Origins
Built by Sauron
Other names

Indexes:

About this entry:

  • Updated 23 December 2016
  • Updates planned: 1

Black Gate

The gate that guarded the northwestern entrance to Mordor

Map of the Black Gate

The Morannon, the mighty fortified gateway built by Sauron to guard the entrance to his Black Land of Mordor.


Indexes:

About this entry:

  • Updated 23 December 2016
  • Updates planned: 1

For acknowledgements and references, see the Disclaimer & Bibliography page.

Website services kindly sponsored by Axiom Software Ltd and myDISCprofile.

Original content © copyright Mark Fisher 1998, 2001, 2015-2016. All rights reserved. For conditions of reuse, see the Site FAQ.

The Encyclopedia of Arda
The Encyclopedia of Arda
Menu
Homepage Search Latest Entries and Updates Random Entry