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Dates
Location
Formed at Rivendell; broken at Parth Galen above Rauros
Origins
Created at the Council of Elrond to accompany the Ring-bearer on the Quest of Mount Doom
Races
One Ainu, one Dwarf, one Elf, four Hobbits and two Men
Settlements
Set out from Rivendell, and passed through Moria and Caras Galadhon on their journey
Meaning
Named in opposition to the Nine Riders, the Nazgûl who sought the Ring for Sauron
Other names

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  • Updated 25 September 2018
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A name given by Elrond to the Company of the Ring, who set out in opposition to the nine Black Riders to destroy the One Ring in Orodruin.


For a detailed list of all the members of the Fellowship, see the entry for Company of the Ring.


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About this entry:

  • Updated 25 September 2018
  • Updates planned: 1

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