Before it was known as Fort Greenwall or even the town of Greenwall, it was an Snow Elven settlement. As of now, the ancient settlement has yet to be named. It along with the Snow Elves were buried underground.[OOG 1]
- Main article: Fort Greenwall (Online)
Prior to the Alliance War, the Northeastern Portion of Tamriel was under attack by the Snow Demons of Kamal lead by Ada'Soom Dir-Kamal during the Second Akaviri Invasion of 2E 572. After the war, Greenwall was not repaired and as a result was abandoned by the Ebonheart Pact. By 2E 582, the fort was occupied by bandits lead by Uggurek the Vile. The Vestige came and wiped out the bandits of Greenwall.
- Main article: Greenwall (Arena)
- Main article: Fort Greenwall (Skyrim)
During the Skyrim Civil War, Fort Greenwall was apart of the city of Riften. When Riften turned against the Mede Empire, joined Ulfric Stormcloak and his rebellion, Fort Greenwall became a Stormcloak Stronghold.