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Thorin and Company

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'''Thorin and Company''' refers to the thirteen [[Dwarves]] who famously travelled into the east of [[Middle-earth]] under the leadership of [[Thorin]] to seek revenge against [[Smaug]] and the recovery of [[Lonely Mountain]]. Thorin's company were [[Balin]], [[Dwalin]], [[Fíli]], [[Kíli]], [[Dori]], [[Nori]], [[Ori]], [[Óin]], [[Glóin]], [[Bifur]], [[Bofur]], and [[Bombur]]. They were joined by [[Gandalf]] and [[Bilbo Baggins]].<ref>{{H|Party}}</ref>
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'''Thorin and Company''' refers to the thirteen exiled [[Dwarves]] under the leadership of [[Thorin]] [[Oakenshield]] and the one [[Hobbits|Hobbit]] [[Bilbo Baggins]], who famously traveled through [[Rhovanion|Wilderland]] to the [[Lonely Mountain]], to recover their ancient treasure from the Kingdom of [[Erebor]], stolen by the [[Dragons|Dragon]] [[Smaug]].  
  
The group's name, "Thorin and Company", was used by Thorin in the opening line of the message that he left for Bilbo on the hobbit's mantelpiece after the unexpected party at [[Bag End]].<ref>{{H|Mutton}}</ref>
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Thorin's company were:
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*[[Balin]] and [[Dwalin]], descendants of [[Náin II]]
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*[[Óin]] and [[Glóin]], cousins of Balin and Dwalin
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*[[Fíli]] and [[Kíli]], nephews of Thorin
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*[[Dori]], [[Nori]], and [[Ori]], Dwarves of the [[House of Durin]]
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*[[Bifur]], [[Bofur]], and [[Bombur]], descendants of the [[Dwarves of Khazad-dûm|Dwarves of Moria]]<ref name="Durin">{{App|Durin}}</ref>
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*And Bilbo Baggins, a Hobbit of [[the Shire]]<ref>{{H|Party}}</ref>
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They were joined by [[Gandalf]] for part of the journey.
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Thorin introduced as "Thorin and Company", in the opening line of the message that he left for Bilbo on the hobbit's mantelpiece after the unexpected party at [[Bag End]].<ref>{{H|Mutton}}</ref>
  
 
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Latest revision as of 13:33, 2 May 2015

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Thorin and Company
FounderThorin Oakenshield
Date foundedT.A. 2941
Famous membersThorin, Balin, Dwalin, Fíli, Kíli, Dori, Nori, Ori, Óin, Glóin, Bifur, Bofur, Bombur and Bilbo Baggins
AchievementsDeath of Smaug the Dragon, Re-establishment of the Kingdom under the Mountain, Reclamation of Erebor, Recovery of the Arkenstone
Disbanded2941

Thorin and Company refers to the thirteen exiled Dwarves under the leadership of Thorin Oakenshield and the one Hobbit Bilbo Baggins, who famously traveled through Wilderland to the Lonely Mountain, to recover their ancient treasure from the Kingdom of Erebor, stolen by the Dragon Smaug.

Thorin's company were:

They were joined by Gandalf for part of the journey.

Thorin introduced as "Thorin and Company", in the opening line of the message that he left for Bilbo on the hobbit's mantelpiece after the unexpected party at Bag End.[3]

[edit] References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, Appendix A, "Durin's Folk"
  2. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Hobbit, "An Unexpected Party"
  3. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Hobbit, "Roast Mutton"
Members of Thorin and Company
Thorin · Balin · Dwalin · Fíli · Kíli · Dori · Nori · Ori · Óin · Glóin · Bifur · Bofur · Bombur · Gandalf · Bilbo Baggins