Third Age 2883
Third Age 2883 (abbreviated to T.A. 2883) is the 2883rd year of the Sun of the Third Age of Middle-earth. Third Age 2883 was also known as S.R. 1283 in Shire-reckoning.
Notable events in this year include:
 Calculation of the Date
Fortinbras Took II married Lalia in S.R. 1314 when she was 31 years old. Subtracting 31 from 1314 places Lalia's birth in 1283 by the Shire Reckoning; adding 1600 converts the year to the reckoning of the Elves and the Dúnedain.
- ↑ J.R.R. Tolkien; Humphrey Carpenter, Christopher Tolkien (eds.), The Letters of J.R.R. Tolkien, Letter 214, (undated, written late 1958 or early 1959)
- ↑ J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, "Prologue", "Concerning Hobbits"