Songhal was a town located in the foothills of the Earthspur Mountains, within the Uplands of Impiltur. The enlightened town served as a center of learning for the kingdom, which contrasted with the surrounding farmsteads and agrarian holdings of the Impilturan thaedar.
In the Year of the Rogue Dragons, 1373 DR, the Silver Stag of the High Heralds, a loremaster by the name of Ilvarthaele Everstone, established her office in the Stormspire, located within the central district of Songhal. This was the first occasion such a post had been centered within a city located near the Sea of Fallen Stars since the founding of the High Heralds in the 10th century DR.
- House of Many Tomes: This holy house was perhaps the largest and most-renowned temple of Oghma found throughout the Realms.