59 St John Street

From Tolkien Gateway

59 St John Street, Oxford, was J.R.R. Tolkien's undergraduate lodgings from 1914 to 1915 whilst he was studying at the University of Oxford. There he wrote a poem about Eärendel in the winter of 1914[1] and months later other about the Cottage of Lost Play, on 27-28 April, 1915.[2]