Places in Middle-earth
Hill Road, The
Type: Roads, Lanes, Ways
Region: Bree/The Shire
Other Names the road to Bag End
[Frodo] went out and walked down to the gate at the bottom of the path, and then on a short way down the Hill Road....
He turned to go back, and then stopped, for he heard voices, just round the corner by the end of Bagshot Row.
The Fellowship of the Ring, LoTR Book 1, Ch 3, Three Is Company
'We are just going up the Hill to remove your precious Boss....'
Ted gaped, for at that moment he first caught sight of the escort that... now marched over the bridge. Dashing back into the mill he ran out with a horn and blew it loudly.
'Save your breath!' laughed Merry.... Then lifting up his silver horn he winded it, and its clear call rang over the Hill; and out of the holes and sheds and shabby houses of Hobbiton the hobbits answered, and came pouring out, and with cheers and loud cries they followed the company up the road to Bag End.
The Return of the King, LoTR Book 6, Ch 8, The Scouring of the Shire
Contributors: Elena Tiriel 25Jul07