News for Jun. 20, 2007

Little piece of middle earth goes on sale

6/20/07, 3:19 pm EST - Xoanon

Fans of the Lord of the Rings trilogy could literally live the life of a hobbit if they stump up the estimated 600,000 price tag for a fantasy property in Aberdeenshire. Tolkien's mythical tribe of little people would find themselves very much at home near Insch, where one man has created his very own middle earth. Tolkien may have created the ultimate in mythical fantasy tales but Retired Gordon Highlander, Major Mike Taitt has brought a little bit of middle earth to life at Newmains near Oyne. [More]