Year 2941 – The Hobbit
May (uncertain dates)
- The company encounters the trolls
“Bilbo Baggins, a bur – a hobbit,” said poor Bilbo, shaking all over, and wondering how to make owl-noises before they throttled him. “A burrahobbit?” said they a bit startled.
[The Hobbit, Chapter 2: Roast Mutton]
Year 3019 – The Lord of the Rings
- Elrond and Arwen come to Lórien