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[[Ascar]] a.k.a. '''Rathlóriel''' is a river in [[Ossiriand]], a region of eastern [[Beleriand]].
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[[Ascar]] also known as '''Rathlóriel''' was a [[river]] in [[Ossiriand]], a region of eastern [[Beleriand]].
   
It is one of the six tributaries to the great river [[Gelion]]. Beginning near [[Mount Dolmed]], it flows into Gelion near [[Sarn Athrad]] were the [[Dwarf-Road]] coming from [[Nogrod]] and [[Belegost]] runs along its banks. After the Fall of [[Doriath]], its remaining treasures were placed in its deep depths by [[Beren]], [[Dior]] and the [[Laiquendi]], were afterwards it became known as Rathlóriel, the Goldenbed.
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It is one of the six [[Tributary|tributaries]] to the great river [[Gelion]]. Beginning near [[Mount Dolmed]], it flows into Gelion near [[Sarn Athrad]] were the [[Dwarf-Road]] coming from [[Nogrod]] and [[Belegost]] runs along its banks. After the Fall of [[Doriath]], its remaining treasures were placed in its deep depths by [[Beren]], [[Dior]] and the [[Laiquendi]], were afterwards it became known as Rathlóriel, the Goldenbed.
   
==References==
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{{RiversofArda}}
   
*[[The Complete Guide to Middle-earth]]
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==References==
 
*[[The Silmarillion]]
 
*[[The Silmarillion]]
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*[[The Complete Guide to Middle-earth]]
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*[[The Atlas of Middle-earth]] pg. 13
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==External link==
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*[http://tolkiengateway.net/wiki/Ascar Ascar] at Tolkien Gateway
   
 
[[Category:Rivers]]
 
[[Category:Rivers]]
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[[Category:Beleriand]]

Revision as of 01:43, January 23, 2010

Ascar also known as Rathlóriel was a river in Ossiriand, a region of eastern Beleriand.

It is one of the six tributaries to the great river Gelion. Beginning near Mount Dolmed, it flows into Gelion near Sarn Athrad were the Dwarf-Road coming from Nogrod and Belegost runs along its banks. After the Fall of Doriath, its remaining treasures were placed in its deep depths by Beren, Dior and the Laiquendi, were afterwards it became known as Rathlóriel, the Goldenbed.


Rivers of Arda

Adorn | Adurant | Anduin | Aros | Ascar | Brandywine | Brilthor | Brithon | Bruinen | Celebrant | Celebros | Celon | Celos | Ciril | Duilwen | Enchanted river | Entwash | Erui | Esgalduin | Forest River | Gelion | Gilrain | Ginglith | Gladden | Glanduin | Glithui | Greater Gelion | Greyflood | Greylin | Gwathló | Harnen | Isen | Langwell | Lefnui | Legolin | Limlight | Little Gelion | Lune | Malduin | Mering Stream | Mindeb | Mitheithel | Morgulduin | Morthond | Narog | Nenning | Nimrodel | Nunduinë | Poros | Redwater | Ringló | Ringwil | River Running | Rivil | Sarn Gebir | Serni | Sirannon | Siril | Sirion | Sirith | Snowbourn | Taeglin | Thalos | The Water | Withywindle



References

External link

  • Ascar at Tolkien Gateway
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