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University of Birmingham law building [Tolkien source?]
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This site:
http://vacations.suite101.com/article ... nd-city-walking-in-the-uk

has provided me with this quote:
"These include Sarehole Mill and the gates leading to the University of Birmingham law building. Both features are thought to have possibly inspired Birmingham born author JRR Tolkein when writing his epic novel The Lord of the Rings."

Okay, I'm laughing at the "Birmingham born" bit, but does anyone know about the gates leading to the University of Birmingham law building? I haven't heard of that as a source before, but this doesn't mean it isn't true.

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Posted on: 2010/2/7 2:24

Edited by Khaml on 2013/4/24 13:14:27


Moreton event postponed
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The "Edge of the Wild" event, planned for 26 - 29 March in Moreton, is being postponed until an (unspecified) date in the summer. Angela Gardner's new book will be launched at the rescheduled event.

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Posted on: 2010/2/6 14:05


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Does anyone know if it's still possible to take out three year subscriptions for this, and how best to do it? I emailed WVU Press last week, but haven't had a reply.

Thanks

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Posted on: 2010/2/4 1:13


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I think it looks good now, Jeremy.

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Posted on: 2010/2/3 23:30


Re: Name change!
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Um, I'm confused. Who are you again?

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Posted on: 2010/2/3 23:07



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