Tower of Cirith Ungol

Tower of Cirith Ungol
   A guard-tower of Mordor's western borders.
   Originally a watchtower of Gondor guarding the main pass over the Ephel Dúath, the Tower was captured by the forces of Sauron and held by Orcs in the later Third Age.

J.R.R. Tolkien's Middle-earth glossary. . 2003.

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