From Tolkien Gateway

Mugworth was the name of a village in Southfarthing, mentioned in a draft version of the eighth chapter of The Two Towers, The Road to Isengard.

It was said to be the home of a hobbit called Elias Tobiasson, who introduced Pipe-weed to The Shire.[1]


  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The War of the Ring, "Part One: The Fall of Saruman", "III. The Road to Isengard", p. 36