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Year of the Trees 1080

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Year of
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Year of the Trees 1080 (abbreviated to Y.T. 1080) is the 1080th year of the Trees in the First Age of Arda. Year of the Trees 1080 was also V.Y. 4580 in Valian Years.

Notable events in this year include:

  • About this time the spies of Melkor discover the Quendi and afflict them.[1]


  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The War of the Jewels, "The Grey Annals": §4, p. 5