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Third Age 2988

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Third Age 2988 (abbreviated to T.A. 2988) is the 2988th year of the Sun of the Third Age of Middle-earth. Third Age 2988 was also known as S.R. 1388 in Shire-reckoning.

Notable events in this year include:

[edit] References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, Appendix C, "Boffin of the Yale"
  2. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, Appendix B, "The Third Age"