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ESOTU Delve: Khartag Point

The Comonna Tong syndicate has operated most forms of organized crime in Vvardenfell for generations. These Dunmeri crooks are intolerant of outlander interference–to put it mildly.

Khartag Point delve is located in western  Vvardenfell  Nearest wayshrine is West Gash  which is a short distance to the northeast.  It is a mid-size cavern. Overall, this delve is a good farming spot for crafting items (Mudcrab Chitin, Insect Parts, Hide Scraps, and more) due to the quick spawn rate of the mobs inside the circular delve. Mudcrabs are particularly plentiful by the Skyshard.

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ESOTU Delve: Del’s Claim

No one believed the old ouster Del when he staggered into Vulkhel Guard and claimed he’d found a huge deposit of lapis lazuli in the hills, but it turned out to be true, and now Del’s Claim is one of the most profitable mines in Auridon.

Del’s Claim is located just North of Vulkhel Guard. This delve is a good place to start your provisioning material and enchanting glyph hoard for a new player.

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ESOTU Delve: Icehammer’s Vault

The Icehammers were a famous clan of warriors who fought long and well during the reign of Hoag Merkiller–so well that King Hoag made the head of the clan one of his thanes. But the clan fell on evil times thereafter, and the Icehammer name died out in the last quarter of the First Era.

The Icehammer’s Vault is located in the Eastern area of Eastmarch. Easiest way to get to this delve head East from Kynesgrove Wayshrine. The large number of urns are a reliable source of alchemical solvents, style mats, and occassional motif or recipe. The undead sometime drop materials like guts and crawlers.

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ESOTU Delve: Frigid Grotto

Morachellis Hag-Husband speculated that a troll’s third eye was used to view, not the mundane world, but the overworld of spirits coterminous with our own. However, Morachellis also believed that horkers grew into mammoths, and that fire could be classed as a beverage.

The Frigid Grotto is located in the southwestern area of Eastmarch. Easiest way to get to this delve is take the road leading to the southwest from Fort Amol. It is a larger delve and contains mostly provisioning containers. With the large number of bears and skeevers, it could be a good place to farm hides.

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ESOTU Delve: Old Sord’s Cave

Sor Pot-Helm was a prospector who is said to have singlehandedly dug out the cave that bears his name, working until he died at the age of 103, still convinced that just a bit more digging would reveal a fabulous ebony lode.

Old Sord’s Cave is located in the south area of Eastmarch. It can be reached from the Wittestadr and Logging Camp Wayshrines. It is a medium size delve and contains mostly provisioning containers.

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