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The '''Water-valley''' was a valley in [[the Shire]]. It is mentioned once as a place where [[Bilbo Baggins]] took [[Frodo Baggins|Frodo]] for walks in his youth, though it is not located. It presumably refers to the valley of [[the Water]].  
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The '''Water-valley''' was the valley in [[the Shire]].
  
==References==
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==History==
* ''[[The Fellowship of the Ring]]'', ''[[Three is Company]]''.
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The Water-valley was the valley of [[the Water]].<ref>{{HM|RC}}, p. 99</ref> The [[Great East Road]] was constructed in the wide valley, and the towns of [[Hobbiton]], [[Bywater]], [[Frogmorton]] and [[Whitfurrows]] were located in it.<ref>{{FR|Part}}</ref> [[Bilbo Baggins]] took [[Frodo Baggins|Frodo]] for many a long walk through the valley.<ref>{{FR|Three}}</ref>
  
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The Water-valley was the valley in the Shire.

History

The Water-valley was the valley of the Water.[1] The Great East Road was constructed in the wide valley, and the towns of Hobbiton, Bywater, Frogmorton and Whitfurrows were located in it.[2] Bilbo Baggins took Frodo for many a long walk through the valley.[3]

References

  1. Wayne G. Hammond and Christina Scull (eds), The Lord of the Rings: A Reader's Companion, p. 99
  2. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, The Fellowship of the Ring, "A Part of the Shire" map
  3. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, The Fellowship of the Ring, "Three is Company"