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Adam Hornblower

Adam Hornblower
Hobbit
Biographical Information
PositionSmith[1]
LocationHobbiton[2]
Family
FamilyHornblower
Physical Description
GenderMale

Adam Hornblower was a smith in Hobbiton in the precursor of the chapter The Shadow of the Past of The Fellowship of the Ring, which, at the time of the writing was called Of Gollum and the Ring.[1]

He was mentioned by Gandalf in conversation with Frodo, about how nothing could melt The One Ring.[1]

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Return of the Shadow, "The First Phase: III. Of Gollum and the Ring"
  2. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Return of the Shadow, "The Second Phase: XV. Ancient History"