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Third Age 3018

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* Having failed to find the Shire, the Black Riders return to the [[Wold]] empty-handed; messengers from Sauron send them to [[Isengard]].<ref name="Hunt"/>
 
* Having failed to find the Shire, the Black Riders return to the [[Wold]] empty-handed; messengers from Sauron send them to [[Isengard]].<ref name="Hunt"/>
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* Frodo worries about not having heard from Gandalf, as his birthday approaches. Some of his friends, [[Folco Boffin]], [[Fredegar Bolger]], [[Merry Brandybuck]] and [[Pippin Took]] stay in [[Bag End]] and help him pack for his removal to [[Crickhollow]].<ref>{{FR|Three}}</ref>
 
* '''18''' - [[Gwaihir]] comes and rescues [[Gandalf]] from [[Orthanc]] in the early hours. The [[Nazgûl|Black Riders]] cross the [[Fords of Isen]].<ref name="AppB3"/>
 
* '''18''' - [[Gwaihir]] comes and rescues [[Gandalf]] from [[Orthanc]] in the early hours. The [[Nazgûl|Black Riders]] cross the [[Fords of Isen]].<ref name="AppB3"/>
 
* '''19''' - [[Gandalf]] comes to [[Edoras]] as a beggar, and is refused admittance.<ref name="AppB3"/>
 
* '''19''' - [[Gandalf]] comes to [[Edoras]] as a beggar, and is refused admittance.<ref name="AppB3"/>

Revision as of 20:08, 19 October 2020

Timeline of Arda
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Third Age 3018 (abbreviated to T.A. 3018) is the 3018th year of the Sun of the Third Age of Middle-earth. Third Age 3018 was also known as S.R. 1418 in Shire-reckoning.

Notable events in this year include:


April

May

June

Midyear's Day

July

August

  • All trace of Gollum is lost. It is thought that at about this time, being hunted both by the Elves and Sauron's servants, he took refuge in Moria; but when he had at last discovered the way to the West-gate he could not get out.[1]

September

October

December

References

  1. 1.00 1.01 1.02 1.03 1.04 1.05 1.06 1.07 1.08 1.09 1.10 1.11 1.12 1.13 1.14 1.15 1.16 1.17 1.18 1.19 1.20 1.21 1.22 1.23 1.24 1.25 1.26 1.27 J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, Appendix B, "The Great Years"
  2. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, The Fellowship of the Ring, "A Long-expected Party"
  3. 3.0 3.1 J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, The Fellowship of the Ring, "Strider"
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 4.3 4.4 4.5 J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, The Fellowship of the Ring, "The Council of Elrond"
  5. Cite error: Invalid <ref> tag; no text was provided for refs named Hunt
  6. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, The Fellowship of the Ring, "Three is Company"
  7. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, The Fellowship of the Ring, "Three is Company"
  8. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, The Fellowship of the Ring, "The Old Forest"
  9. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, The Fellowship of the Ring, "Strider"
  10. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, The Fellowship of the Ring, "A Knife in the Dark"
  11. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, The Fellowship of the Ring, "A Knife in the Dark"
  12. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, The Fellowship of the Ring, "The Ring Goes South"