Tolkien Monster Encyclopedia
by Calle Mattsson
This page is devoted to
the monsters and races belonging to darkness.
Here you will find Orcs, Goblins, Balrogs
and many more fearsome creatures.
Ancient hobbit folklore spoke of the
where evil phantoms called mewlips dwelt. In
haunted marshes there was also an evil breed of bird, the gorcrow.
were carrion birds and lived close alongside the mewlips, the remains
whose prey they devoured.