Several villages on the shore of the Narrow Sea combine for mutual protection, forming the Alliance of Seventon, which later becomes Netheril.
The Earlannielves begin discreetly observing Netheril.
The elves of Eearlann begin trading with outlying Netherese settlements.
The Earlanni elves initiate a formal dialogue with humans of Netheril and begin instructing promising Netherese students in the Art. Netheril's first arcanist, wizard, is Therion of Gers.
Event Orcs pour forth from the Spine of the World, but the elves of Illefarn and Earlann turn them back with the help from the fledgling Netherese Empire and the Rengarth barbarians. The tribal lands of the Rengarth are absorbed into Netheril, although the barbarians remain largely autonomous.
The Netherese begin to enslave the rock gnomes living in the hills nearby.
The Netherese found Runlatha, a port on the shores of the Narrow Sea.