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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ESOTU Delve: The Bastard’s Tomb

This worn-out old copper and turquoise mine has an evil reputation among the locals of southern Eastmarch, though no one will explain exactly why they feel they must avoid it. Perhaps the true reason has been lost, leaving only a general dread.

The Bastard’s Tomb is located in the southeastern area of Eastmarch. Easiest way to get to this delve run to the east from Jorunn’s Stand Wayshrine. It is a medium size delve and contains mostly provisioning containers.

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ESOTU Delve: Onkobra Kwama Mine

When the Dark Elves freed their Argonian slaves, some of the Lizard-Folk assumed control of the Dunmeri ventures where they had been laboring in bondage.  Not all these ventures have been successful.

Onkobra Kwama Mines are located in central Shadowfen.  Nearest wayshrine is Percolating Mire  which is a short distance to the east.  It is a small circular delve.  Overall, a decent place to farm provisioning mats and  scrib jelly.

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ESOTU Delve: Matus-Akin Egg Mine

Through unknown breeding and feeding practices, the kwama miners of Matus-Akin have been developing a new, more aggressive breed of kwama…The Temple wishes to learn more about their breeding methods.

Matus-Akin Egg Mine delve is located in central Eastern   Vvardenfell. Nearest wayshrine is Molag Mar  which is a short distance to the south.  It is a mid-size cavern.  The quick spawns within the delve gives it the potential to be a decent location to farm scrib jelly and provisioning materials.

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