At the highest point of the main island of Tyl Ruinen, with a wondrous view over Lake Evendim, lies these ruins. Not many tomb-robbers or other brigands dare enter this location since it is overrun by fiery salamanders. Thus these living flame-throwers have guarded artifacts valuable to scholars.
However, what is the source of these beasts? It is certainly not from Evendim, is it? Near Tollobel are two persons interested in the answers of these questions; they are Humfrey Rumming and Lúgethir, seek them out.
The following deeds can be obtained by visiting this location:
The following creatures are found within this area:
- Isolated by the lake from most of the other estates and ruins of Evendim, few scholars are certain of the nature of the ruins that lie there today. The foremost theories suggest that it may have once been either a prison or vault used by the rulers of Annúminas - this at least would explain the general secrecy and rare mention of the place in histories of the region.
- Alas, there is little solid evidence to support these ideas, save for a series of unusually deep and extensive cellars within the crumbling ruins. If there were vaults here, they have long ago been picked over for any valuables they might have contained. — Deed text
|Inside the cellar door in Toolobel||Two sleepy salamanders|