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Mountain Trolls

Hermione face to face with the Troll in the girls bathroom

The largest and most vicious breed of troll - best avoided


‘Can you smell something?’ Harry sniffed and a foul stench reached his nostrils, a mixture of old socks and the kind of public toilet no...


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Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone

by J.K. Rowling

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Well, I still say you were lucky, but not many first-years could have taken on a full-grown mountain troll.


Professor McGonagall
The troll in the girls bathroom

Locked in


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Quirrell took one look at the troll, let out a faint whimper and sat quickly down on a toilet, clutching his heart.


It was Quirrell.

'You!’ gasped Harry.

Quirrell smiled. His face wasn’t twitching at all.


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Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone

by J.K. Rowling

The troll in the girls bathroon with Harry's wand up his nose

A wand is a powerful weapon


Mountain Troll fact file


Appearance

Bald with pale-grey skin, up to twelve feet tall, weighing over a tonne

Magic Abilities

Troll whiskers can sometimes be used as wand cores

Dangers

Sheer strength, destructive tendencies

Typical Habitats

Mountainous countryside