Naerband

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This page is about the public and quest instance. For the world instance, see the Dungeons of Naerband


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Naerband
Type: Prison Fortress
Region: The Plateau of Gorgoroth
Area: Talath Úrui
Location: [63.8S, 18.7E]
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Location

Naerband (Sindarin for Direhold, literally Dreadful Prison) is a point of interest and dungeon within Talath Úrui on the Plateau of Gorgoroth [63.8S, 18.7E].

The entrance to the Dungeons of Naerband fellowship instance is at [61.9S, 19.8E].

Deeds

The following deeds can be advanced by visiting this location:

Quests

Starting:

Involving:

NPCs

Creatures

The following creatures are found within this area:

Lore

Naerband, also known as the Direhold[note 1], was the greatest of Sauron's prisons. Its warden was the Uruk Thraknûl.[1] When Orodruin erupted and the Ghâshghurm formed, Naerband was super-heated by its proximity to the lava. Many prisoners were burnt alive within. [2]

Notes

  1. Translation of Sindarin naer "dreadful, lamentable" + band "prison, custody" [1]

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