Bob is found at the Old Barrows Road between the Old Forest and Northern Barrow-downs. Along with Nob, he is one of Barliman Butterbur's two Hobbit assistants. His daughter Lalia has gone missing in the Barrow-downs.
- "One of the servants of Barliman Butterbur at the inn of the Prancing Pony in Bree. He was apparently its stablehand; at least, every time he is mentioned in The Lord of the Rings, his duties seem to involve stabling of horses and ponies." — lorebook
- "Thank you for bringing my Lalia home!"