Long Cleeve was a town or village probably in the Northfarthing of the Shire.
It was estimated to be located south of the North Moors and about thirty miles north of Needlehole.
Long Cleeve was the home of the North-tooks. Bandobras Took and his many descendants originated from. Diamond Took lived there before marrying Peregrin Took after the War of the Ring.
- ↑ The Complete Guide to Middle-earth
- ↑ The Atlas of Middle-earth, Regional Maps, "The Shire"
- ↑ The Lord of the Rings, Appendix C: Family Trees, Took of Great Smials