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Location
Crossing the river Bruinen (Loudwater) to the west of Rivendell
Race
Settlements
Associated with Rivendell
Source
Bruinen rose in the Misty Mountains, northeast of Rivendell
Outflow
Bruinen flowed on to meet Glanduin and form the river Gwathló about two hundred miles below the Ford
Pronunciation
Bruinen is pronounced 'broo'eenen'
Meaning
Other names

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  • Updated 16 December 2014
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Ford of Bruinen

The crossing of the Loudwater

The ford of the River Bruinen or Loudwater that lay at the entrance to the valley of Rivendell, said to be under the power of Elrond.


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