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Third Age 2956

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Third Age 2956 (abbreviated to T.A. 2956) is the 2956th year of the Sun of the Third Age of Middle-earth. Third Age 2956 was also known as S.R. 1356 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 C, "Baggins of Hobbiton"