Bob

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The name Bob refers to more than one character, item or concept. For a list of other meanings, see Bob (disambiguation).
Bob
Hobbit
The Lord of the Rings - The Fellowship of the Ring (video game) - Bob.png
Bob from The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring (video game)
Biographical Information
PositionOstler
LocationBree
BirthLate Third Age
DeathEarly Fourth Age
Physical Description
GenderMale
GalleryImages of Bob

Bob was a Hobbit of Bree.

History[edit]

Bob worked as an ostler in the Prancing Pony.[1] After the Ruffians entered Bree, Bob stopped working evenings, so he could be home before nightfall.[2]

Portrayal in adaptations[edit]

2002: The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring (video game):

Bob is attacked by two ruffians and a hunting dog at the stables of the Prancing Pony. Aragorn saves him.

2007: The Lord of the Rings Online:

Bob has gone to a camp near the Barrow-downs looking for his daughter Lalia, leaving the Pony's stables to be tended by others for the time that the hero visits Bree.

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