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Location
The regions eastward of Mirkwood
Source
Beneath Erebor, the Lonely Mountain
Tributaries
Outflow
Into the Sea of Rhûn
Meaning
Other names

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River Celduin

The long river that flowed out of Erebor

Map of the River Celduin

The Elvish name for the river known by Men as the River Running. It rose at the gates of Erebor, and flowed long miles southward and eastward to its outflow into the Sea of Rhûn.


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