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Dates
The plain was guarded from the foundation of Nargothrond in I 102 to its sack in I 495; it was destroyed in the War of Wrath at the end of the First Age
Location
The lands to the north and east of Nargothrond, southwards from Brethil
Race
Division
Culture
Important peaks
Amon Rûdh rose to the northeast of the plain
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Guarded Plain

The plain of Talath Dirnen

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The Talath Dirnen in West Beleriand, watched by the followers of Finrod Felagund against the intrusion of the creatures of Morgoth.


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