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Bill the Pony

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[[Image:John Howe - Bill the Pony.jpg|thumb|''Bill the Pony'' by [[John Howe]].]]
 
[[Image:John Howe - Bill the Pony.jpg|thumb|''Bill the Pony'' by [[John Howe]].]]
"'''Bill'''" was [[Sam Gamgee]]'s pony, named for its original owner [[Bill Ferny]].  The beast travelled with the [[Company of the Ring]] through the leagues of [[Eriador]] to the [[West-gate of Moria]]. For fear of his safety, he was released into the wild, to make his way back to [[Bree]], where [[Sam]], who was fond of the pony, was reunited at the [[Prancing Pony]] towards the end of the [[War of the Ring]].
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"'''Bill'''" was [[Samwise Gamgee|Samwise Gamgee]]'s pony, named for its original owner [[Bill Ferny]].  The beast travelled with the [[Company of the Ring]] through the leagues of [[Eriador]] to the [[West-gate of Moria]]. For fear of his safety, he was released into the wild, to make his way back to [[Bree]], where [[Sam]], who was fond of the pony, was reunited at the [[Prancing Pony]] towards the end of the [[War of the Ring]].
  
 
==Portrayal in Adaptations ==  
 
==Portrayal in Adaptations ==  

Revision as of 14:47, 1 July 2010

Bill the Pony by John Howe.

"Bill" was Samwise Gamgee's pony, named for its original owner Bill Ferny. The beast travelled with the Company of the Ring through the leagues of Eriador to the West-gate of Moria. For fear of his safety, he was released into the wild, to make his way back to Bree, where Sam, who was fond of the pony, was reunited at the Prancing Pony towards the end of the War of the Ring.

Portrayal in Adaptations

2007: The Lord of the Rings Online:

Bill can be found lost just west of Moria. There is a quest where the player has to escort Bill to safty from a pack of wolves.