• -4420 DR
  • The surface dwarven realm of Besilmer is founded by Torhild Flametongue. The dwarves of Besilmer build the Halls of the Hunting Axe, the Hall of Four Ghosts, Hammer Hall, the building now known as the Stronghold of the Nine, the Stone Bridge, and are believed to have also built Southkrypt. Besilmer crombles when Torhild is slain, and its people flee south to join the Fallen Kingdom. »

  • 882 DR [Year of the Curse]
  • The Company of the Yellow Star takes refuge in fallen Starshadow Tower, which they came across while following the path that leads north form the Hall of Four Ghosts. The ghost, baron Erthaer Javilarhhsson possesses the leader of the company, a warrior named Heldack Ironclaw, who then convinces his fellows that they should settle Starshadow Vale. The company spends the summer months gathering landless men willing to settle the vale. By early autumn, there are at least three dozen families settled in the vale.

    The settlement falls less than a fortnight later when warriors lead by Nimoar "the Reaver" sweeps through the vale, ravaging the harvest and setting fires to the small settlement. »

  • 1374 DR [Year of Lightning Storms]
  • Kythorn 24 The Band of Falling Waters, composed of adventurers from Loudwater, departs Secomber intent on exploring the legendary Hall of Four Ghosts. »