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Wednesday, 9 July 2008

Fireplace find is a real Tolkien point

A postcard addressed to Lord of the Rings author JRR Tolkien has been uncovered behind a fireplace in his former Poole home as the bulldozer moved in.

The 40-year-old card was discovered during the demolition of 19 Lakeside Road - the bungalow which was the writer's home from 1968 to 1972.

READ MORE - Source: Bournemouth Daily Echo Tuesday 8th July 2008

Pieter Collier - And the object recovered from the Poole Tolkien bungalow are available here:
http://www.tolkienlibrary.com/press/838-Own_a_Piece_of_Tolkien_History.php

1 comment:

Pieter Collier said...

And the object recovered from the Poole Tolkien bungalow are available here:
http://www.tolkienlibrary.com/press/838-Own_a_Piece_of_Tolkien_History.php

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