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The '''White Ship''' was the ship that sailed from the [[Grey Havens]] into the [[Uttermost West]], carrying the [[Ring-bearers]] to Aman. Its departure on [[29 September]] {{TA|3021}} marked the end of the [[Third Age]].<ref>{{App|Later}}</ref>  Along with [[Frodo Baggins]] the [[Ring-bearers|Ring-bearer]] and [[Bilbo Baggins]] the [[Ring-finder]] the ship also carried [[Elrond]], [[Galadriel]], and [[Gandalf]], who had been the [[Keepers of the Three Rings]]. They were accompanied to the Grey Havens by [[Gildor|Gildor Inglorion]] and many other Elves besides, but whether any of these others went aboard the ship with them is not told.<ref>{{RK|VI9}}</ref> It does seem, though, that Gandalf's horse [[Shadowfax]] did make the journey for he was waiting at the quayside<ref>{{L|268}}</ref>. The White Ship was one of the last ships to have set sail from the Grey Havens.
 
The '''White Ship''' was the ship that sailed from the [[Grey Havens]] into the [[Uttermost West]], carrying the [[Ring-bearers]] to Aman. Its departure on [[29 September]] {{TA|3021}} marked the end of the [[Third Age]].<ref>{{App|Later}}</ref>  Along with [[Frodo Baggins]] the [[Ring-bearers|Ring-bearer]] and [[Bilbo Baggins]] the [[Ring-finder]] the ship also carried [[Elrond]], [[Galadriel]], and [[Gandalf]], who had been the [[Keepers of the Three Rings]]. They were accompanied to the Grey Havens by [[Gildor|Gildor Inglorion]] and many other Elves besides, but whether any of these others went aboard the ship with them is not told.<ref>{{RK|VI9}}</ref> It does seem, though, that Gandalf's horse [[Shadowfax]] did make the journey for he was waiting at the quayside<ref>{{L|268}}</ref>. The White Ship was one of the last ships to have set sail from the Grey Havens.
 
==Portrayal in adaptations==
 
==Portrayal in adaptations==
'''2003: ''[[The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King]]'':'''
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'''2003: [[The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King]]'''
  
In the film, the White Ship is claimed to be "the last ship to leave Middle-earth".
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In the movie, the white ship is claimed to be "the last ship to leave middle earth"
 
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