Third Age 2758
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Third Age 2758 (abbreviated to T.A. 2758) is the 2758th year of the Sun of the Third Age of Middle-earth. Third Age 2758 was also known as S.R. 1158 in Shire-reckoning.
Notable events in this year include:
- Wulf's Rebellion: Rohan attacked from west and east and overrun.
- Corsair Wars: Gondor attacked by fleets of the Corsairs.
- King Helm of Rohan takes refuge in Helm's Deep.
- Wulf, son of Freca, seizes Edoras.
Winter of 2758-2759
- The Long Winter follows, starting in November. Great suffering and loss of life in Eriador and Rohan.
- Gandalf comes to the aid of the Shire-folk.
- ↑ 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, Appendix B, "The Third Age"
- ↑ J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, Appendix A, "The House of Eorl"