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As depicted in The Lord of the Rings Online

Brockenbores or Brockenborings was a series of tunnels located in the Eastfarthing region of the Shire.

It was located south of Oatbarton and west of Scary and the Hills of Scary.[1]


During Sharkey's rule of the Shire in the latter-half of the War of the Ring, a band of rebel Hobbits including Fredegar Bolger hid in the Brockenbores near the Hills of Scary until they were caught by the Ruffians.[2]

Portrayal in adaptations

Video games

It is represented in The Lord of the Rings Online.


Foreign Language Translated name
Danish Grævlingehus


  1. The Atlas of Middle-earth, Regional Maps, "The Shire"
  2. The Lord of the Rings, The Return of the King, Book Six, Chapter IX: "The Grey Havens"