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Third Age 2885

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Third Age 2885 (abbreviated to T.A. 2885) is the 2885th year of the Sun of the Third Age of Middle-earth. Third Age 2885 was also known as S.R. 1285 in Shire-reckoning.

Notable events in this year include:

[edit] References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, Appendix B, "The Third Age"
  2. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, Appendix A, "The House of Eorl", "The Kings of the Mark"
  3. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, Appendix C, "The Longfather-tree of Master Samwise"