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Gamwich

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'''Gamwich''' was a village of unknown location in the [[Shire]].  The original home town of the [[Gammidge Family|Gamgee]] family and source of [[Hamfast Gamwich]]'s chosen surname, the town was also known for its own rope-making.   
 
'''Gamwich''' was a village of unknown location in the [[Shire]].  The original home town of the [[Gammidge Family|Gamgee]] family and source of [[Hamfast Gamwich]]'s chosen surname, the town was also known for its own rope-making.   
  
In [[Atlas of Middle-earth]] Mrs. 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]] Mrs. Fonstad puts its location out near the borders of the [[Westfarthing]], but this is only speculation.
  
 
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Revision as of 06:33, 30 December 2006

Gamwich was a village of unknown location 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.

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