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The '''Wandering Companies''' were traveling groups of [[Elves]] in [[Eriador]] of the [[Third Age]].  
 
The '''Wandering Companies''' were traveling groups of [[Elves]] in [[Eriador]] of the [[Third Age]].  
  
They set out from [[Rivendell]] to various destinations, of which only the [[Tower Hills]] are known. [[Frodo Baggins]], [[Samwise Gamgee]] and [[Peregrin Took]] encountered one such Wandering Company, led by [[Gildor Inglorion]], in September [[Third Age 3018|T.A. 3018]]. They were on their way back to Rivendell, after having gazed in the [[Palantíri|Palantír]] of the Tower Hills, seeking [[Varda|Elbereth]].  
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They set out from [[Rivendell]] to various destinations, of which only the [[Tower Hills]] are known. [[Frodo Baggins]], [[Samwise Gamgee]] and [[Peregrin Took]] encountered one such Wandering Company, led by [[Gildor|Gildor Inglorion]], in September {{TA|3018}}. They were on their way back to Rivendell, after having gazed in the [[Palantíri|Palantír]] of the Tower Hills, seeking [[Varda|Elbereth]].<ref>{{FR|Three}}</ref><ref>{{HM|RC}}</ref>
  
==References==
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* ''[[The Fellowship of the Ring]]'', [[Three is Company]].
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* ''[[The Lord of the Rings: A Reader's Companion]]'' by [[Wayne G. Hammond]] and [[Christina Scull]].
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Revision as of 18:31, 3 March 2012

Wandering Eldar by Stephen Hickman

The Wandering Companies were traveling groups of Elves in Eriador of the Third Age.

They set out from Rivendell to various destinations, of which only the Tower Hills are known. Frodo Baggins, Samwise Gamgee and Peregrin Took encountered one such Wandering Company, led by Gildor Inglorion, in September T.A. 3018. They were on their way back to Rivendell, after having gazed in the Palantír of the Tower Hills, seeking Elbereth.[1][2]

References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, The Fellowship of the Ring, "Three is Company"
  2. Wayne G. Hammond and Christina Scull (eds), The Lord of the Rings: A Reader's Companion