Barad Iachiant

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Barad Iachiant
Type: Tower Ruins
Region: The Lone-lands
Area: Minas Eriol
Location: [35.8S, 38.3W]
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Barad Iachiant is a landmark within Minas Eriol in the Lone-lands. [35.8S, 38.3W]

Terrain map of Minas Eriol

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


Spiders have overtaken the underbelly of Barad Iachiant