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A journey of roughly 1,200 miles from Rivendell to Orodruin in Mordor


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Quest of Mount Doom

The mission of the Ring-bearer

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The quest of the Wise to bring the One Ring to Orodruin, and there destroy it. Nine set out on the quest, the Company of the Ring, but only two succeeded in reaching Mount Doom: Frodo Baggins and Samwise Gamgee.

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