After crossing the Sea of Ghosts and reclaiming Saarthal, the Circle of Captains was assembled. It was decided that every captain and his crew should go their own path. The crew of Ylgermet joined shields with crews of Kaal Kaaz and Sadon Reyth to battle elves in an area later known as Eastmarch.
However, Ysgramor stumbled upon his son Yngol's grave, Yngol Barrow. In his grief he decided to build a city which would serve as a monument of mankind. Many Shield-Brothers fell during the construction, elven captives were sent to build the great city in Atmorian fashion. Thus, building of Windhelm began.
- The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim (mentioned only)