Barad Iachiant

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Barad Iachiant
Type: Ruins
Region: Lone-lands
Area: Minas Eriol
Location: [35.8S, 38.3W]

Barad Iachiant is a landmark within Minas Eriol, in the Lone-lands. [35.8S, 38.3W]

This ancient tower lies at the heart of Minas Eriol, once its proud centre. Barad Iachiant (Sindarin for Tower of the Crossing Bridges), once its name was true, though nowadays the "cross" exudes a different feeling whether among the goblins at the upper level or zigzagging between the grim spiders at the pits below.

Terrain Map of Minas Eriol
Barad Iachiant's underbelly overrun by spiders


These deeds can be advanced by exploring Barad Iachiant:


These creatures are encountered within this location:


"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