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Tom Pickthorn

Tom Pickthorn
Man
Biographical Information
LocationBree
DeathT.A. 3019
Bree
Physical Description
GenderMale
HeightShort

Tom Pickthorn was a man of Bree. He was killed in early January, T.A. 3019, fighting Bill Ferny and Sharkey's ruffians. Barliman Butterbur referred to him as "Little Tom Pickthorn" so he must have been shorter than Mat Heathertoes and Rowlie Appledore, two other men of Bree who were killed.[1]

[edit] References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, The Return of the King, "Homeward Bound"