Great Gate of Minas Tirith

   Entrance to the City of Gondor.
   The mighty gate of Minas Tirith, citadel of Gondor, leading from the lowest of its seven tiers out onto the Pelennor Fields.

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

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