The Sea Gate separates the inner harbour of Alestron from the channel leading out to the Cildein Ocean. A rectangular battlement sits atop the gate, offering a vantage point of the estuary. A chain can be raised or lowered in the water to block ships' access.
Role in the Story
|Spoiler warning: Contains plot elements from Stormed Fortress.|
Third Age 5671: During the Siege of Alestron, Alliance sappers bring down the Sea Gate once the weir has been breached by the unexpected explosion of the Evenstar. This is a turning point in the siege, as the attackers gain a defensible entry point. The defenders are pushed back to the upper citadel.