Today in Middle-earth, November 3
- Battle of Bywater, and Passing of Saruman. End of the War of the Ring (1419)
November 3, 3019 (S.R. 1419)
1. Battle of Bywater, and Passing of Saruman. End of the War of the Ring.
(from the appendices)
“…a messenger from the Tookland rode in. He was in high spirits. ‘The Thain has raised all our country,’ he said, ‘and the news is going like fire all ways.…”
(Tolkien, 1965 Ballantine, p. 363-371 RotK)Posted in Calendar, Lord of the Rings, LotR Books, Today in Middle-earth on November 3, 2017 by grammaboodawg Today in Middle-earth, November 3 | Discuss