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{{location
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| name=Southfarthing
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| location=[[The Shire]]
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| type=Region
 
| type=Region
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| location=The Shire
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| inhabitants=[[Hobbits]]
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| realms=The Shire
 
| description=
 
| description=
| regions=[[Green Hill Country]]
 
| towns=[[Longbottom]], [[Pincup]]
 
| inhabitants=[[Hobbits]]
 
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The '''Southfarthing''' was the southmost and warmest [[Farthings|farthing]] of [[The Shire]].
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The '''Southfarthing''' was the southmost and warmest [[Farthings|farthing]] of [[The Shire]].  
 
==Geography==
 
==Geography==
 
Its northernmost point was the [[Three-Farthing Stone]], its eastern border was the [[Baranduin|Brandywine]] River, and much of its border with the [[Eastfarthing]] ran along the River [[Shirebourn]].<ref>{{FR|Part}}</ref>
 
Its northernmost point was the [[Three-Farthing Stone]], its eastern border was the [[Baranduin|Brandywine]] River, and much of its border with the [[Eastfarthing]] ran along the River [[Shirebourn]].<ref>{{FR|Part}}</ref>
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[[Saruman]], having received reports on [[Gandalf]]’s movements and noting his interest in the Shire, began keeping agents in the Southfarthing in {{TA|2953}}.<ref name="third"/>
 
[[Saruman]], having received reports on [[Gandalf]]’s movements and noting his interest in the Shire, began keeping agents in the Southfarthing in {{TA|2953}}.<ref name="third"/>
  
The Southfarthing was where [[Lotho Sackville-Baggins]] began his rise to power during the [[War of the Ring]], based on the substantial property in the region that he inherited from his father.<ref>{{RK|VI8}}</ref> Presumably it was he who began exporting pipe-weed to Saruman.
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The Southfarthing was where [[Lotho Sackville-Baggins]] began his rise to power during the [[War of the Ring]], based on the substantial property in the region that he inherited from his father.<ref>{{RK|VI8}}</ref> Presumably it was he who began exporting pipe-weed to Saruman.
 
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==Culture==
 
==Culture==
This was the region where most of the Shire's [[pipe-weed]] production was concentrated, in warm sheltered places like [[Longbottom]].<ref>{{FR|Pipeweed}}</ref> Another noted product of the Southfarthing was the strong red wine called [[Old Winyards]].<ref>{{FR|I1}}</ref>
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This was the region where most of the Shire's [[pipe-weed]] production was concentrated, in warm sheltered places like [[Longbottom]].<ref>{{FR|Pipeweed}}</ref> Another noted product of the Southfarthing was the strong red wine called [[Old Winyards]].<ref>{{FR|I1}}</ref>
  
 
{{References}}
 
{{References}}
[[Category:Regions of the Shire]]
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[[Category: Regions of the Shire]]
 
[[de:Südviertel]]
 
[[de:Südviertel]]
 
[[fr:encyclo:geographie:regions:comte:Quartier_Sud]]
 
[[fr:encyclo:geographie:regions:comte:Quartier_Sud]]
 
[[fi:Eteläneljännys]]
 
[[fi:Eteläneljännys]]

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