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Gamwich

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'''Gamwich''' was a village of unknown location in the [[Shire]].   
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'''Gamwich''' was a village in the [[Shire]].   
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The original home town of the [[Gammidge Family|Gamgee]] family and source of [[Hamfast of Gamwich|Hamfast Gamwich]]'s chosen surname, the town was also known for its own rope-making.
  
The original home town of the [[Gammidge Family|Gamgee]] family and source of [[Hamfast of Gamwich|Hamfast Gamwich]]'s chosen surname, the town was also known for its own rope-making. 
 
 
==Location==
 
==Location==
In [[The Atlas of Middle-earth]] [[Karen Fonstad]] puts its location out near the borders of the [[Westfarthing]], but this is only speculation.
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In ''[[The Atlas of Middle-earth]]'', [[Karen Fonstad]] puts its location out near the borders of the [[Westfarthing]], but this is only speculation.
  
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Revision as of 21:17, 1 September 2010

Gamwich was a village in the Shire.

The original home town of the Gamgee family and source of Hamfast Gamwich's chosen surname, the town was also known for its own rope-making.

Location

In The Atlas of Middle-earth, Karen Fonstad puts its location out near the borders of the Westfarthing, but this is only speculation.