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Location
A long river running north to south, east of the Misty Mountains
Source
The confluence of the Langwell and Greylin in the far north of Middle-earth
Tributaries
Outflow
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Great River

The River Anduin

Map of the Great River

Very common title given to the River Anduin, the greatest river in Middle-earth, which flowed for many hundred miles from the far north down into the Bay of Belfalas.


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