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Third Age 2842

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Third Age 2842 (abbreviated to T.A. 2842) is the 2842nd year of the Sun of the Third Age of Middle-earth. Third Age 2842 was also known as S.R. 1242 in Shire-reckoning.

Notable events in this year include:

[edit] References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, Appendix C, "Took of Great Smials"
  2. 2.0 2.1 J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, Appendix A, "The House of Eorl", "The Kings of the Mark"