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Shadowy Mountains

The bulwark of Hithlum

Map of the Shadowy Mountains

A name for and translation of Ered Wethrin, the mountain chain that walled Dor-lómin, Mithrim and Hithlum to the north of Beleriand. They are more commonly referred to as the Mountains of Shadow.

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