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.
The Wainriders were a people from
who used horse chariots when they faught. They attacked Gondor twice.
first time they managed to take over Rhovanion and held on to it for
fourty years. The second time they allied with the people of Haradrim
they were destroyed and the wainriders disappeared from the history of
The people of Gondor called the
Balchoth. "Balc" means dreadful, frightful and "hoth" means horde.