All Along the Watchtowers is part of The Key to Scholomance quest chain quest chain.

Objectives Edit

Using the Beacon Torch, mark each tower in Andorhal; you will need to stand in the doorway of the tower to successfully mark it.

Once all four towers are marked, return the Beacon Torch to Commander Ashlam Valorfist in Chillwind Camp, Western Plaguelands.

  • Tower One marked
  • Tower Two marked
  • Tower Three marked
  • Tower Four marked
  • Inv torch lit [Beacon Torch](Provided)

Description Edit

Through the use of a magical device known as a beacon torch, we can mark targets of our choosing for future actions by our troops. To that end, we think the Scourge are using Andorhal's watchtowers as a means to control their troop movements.

Your mission: breach Andorhal's defenses to plant beacons at all four watchtowers. You'll need to be in the doorway of each tower to plant the beacon; it will then proceed to mark the tower. There are only five charges on the beacon torch, so use them wisely!

Reward Edit

You will receive:85Silver

Progress Edit

Once the towers are marked, they'll become top priority targets for our attack on Andorhal. I suspect that once we neutralize the towers, the main threat of Andorhal will emerge. From that point on, we'll have a straight-up fight for control of the city!

You're back to report success, yes? Don't forget the beacon torch as well; we must maintain control of our materiel.

Completion Edit

My priests are reporting that our beacon trackers are picking up extremely strong signals on all four towers!  Dare I say it, but I believe you've executed another mission with complete and total success!  Well played once again, <name>!

With the towers marked, our preparations for the attack are now in place.  The time has come to take the fight to the Scourge!

Gains Edit

Upon completion of this quest you will gain:

Quest Chain Edit

  1. Alliance 15 [50] A Call to Arms: The Plaguelands! (optional)
  2. Alliance 15 [53] Clear the Way
  3. Alliance 15 [56] All Along the Watchtowers
  4. Alliance 15 [55] Scholomance
  5. Alliance 15 [57] Skeletal Fragments
  6. Alliance 15 [57] Mold Rhymes With...
  7. Alliance 15 [57] Fire Plume Forged
  8. Alliance 15 [60G] Araj's Scarab
  9. Alliance 15 [60] The Key to Scholomance


This quest may be a reference to the song All Along the Watchtower, written by Bob Dylan and made famous by the Jimi Hendrix Experience.

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