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Third Age 1640

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Third Age 1640 (abbreviated to T.A. 1640) is the 1640th year of the Sun of the Third Age of Middle-earth. Third Age 1640 was also known as S.R. 40 in Shire-reckoning.

Notable events in this year include:


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, Appendix B, "The Third Age"