This ancient tower lies at the heart of Minas Eriol, once its proud centre. The name is Sindarin for "Tower of the Crossing Bridges" and that is indeed true, though the "cross" exudes a different feeling whether among the goblins at the upper level or zigzagging between the grim spiders at the bottom of the valley below.
The following deeds can be obtained by visiting this location:
The following creatures are found within this area:
- 'The tower of Barad Iachiant is the symbolic centre of the strongholds of Minas Eriol, once it rose high above the valleys below and caught the first rays of sunlight as it slanted in over the surrounding mountains.'
- 'In ruins now, it is only a symbol of glories long lost.' — Deed
|Settlements, Areas and Landmarks of the Lone-lands|
|Settlements:||The Forsaken Inn • Ost Guruth|
|Areas:||Agamaur • Annunlos • Garth Agarwen • Haragmar • Harloeg • Minas Eriol • Nain Enidh • Talath Gaun • The Weather Hills|
|Landmarks:||Amon Ros • Barad Dhorn • Barad Iachiant • Bleakrift • Candaith's Encampment • The Circle of Blood • Dol Vaeg • Echad Sûl • Eglain Camp • Garth Agarwen Gate • Glumhallow • Gondrinn • Iorvinas • Ivar's Crypt • The Last Bridge • The Lornspan • Mithrenost • Naerost • Nan Dhelu • Nindor • Ost Cyrn • Ost Haer • Ost Laden • The Outer Gates • Skirmish Camp • Spring of the Red Maid • Thandobel • Tornstones • Weatherfoot • Weathertop|