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Founded III 1999; abandoned III 2210; refounded III 2590; sacked by Smaug III 2770; refounded once more III 2941
Location
To the northeast of Mirkwood, at the source of the River Running
Origins
Founded by Thráin I of Durin's Folk
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Kingdom under the Mountain

The Dwarf-kingdom of Erebor

Erebor, the kingdom of the Dwarves of Durin's Folk for much of the later Third Age, built beneath the Lonely Mountain in the northeast of Middle-earth.


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  • Updated 13 July 2014
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