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  • Updated 12 April 1998
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East Road

The road that led from the Shire out into Eriador

The name used by the Shire-hobbits for the ancient road that led eastward through the Shire into the wilds of Eriador and beyond (although the Hobbits themselves rarely travelled farther on it than Bree).

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