This small and steep island is found in the Brandywine River, which split Bree-land from The Shire, with Brandy Hills to the east and North Bridgefields to the west. Girdley Island is the perfect location for fishing.
The following creatures are found within this area:
- In the early days of Arnor, the Dúnedain used this island as a beacon-hill, but it was abandoned when the hobbits came to dwell here. Later, a member of the Brandybuck family rowed out to the island and discovered it was a particularly excellent spot for fishing. Today Girdley Island has become a popular excursion for Brandybucks on holiday (for they among hobbits are the least afraid of water).
|Settlements, Areas and Landmarks of Bree-land|
|Settlements:||Adso's Camp • Archet • Bree • Combe • Staddle|
|Areas:||Andrath • Archet Dale • Brandy Hills • The Brandywood • Bree-land Homesteads • Buckland • Chetwood • Eastern Bree-fields • Far Chetwood • Hengstacer Farm • The Horsefields • The Midgewater Marshes • Nen Harn • Northern Barrow-downs • Northern Bree-fields • The Old Forest • Southern Barrow-downs • Southern Bree-fields • Starmere Lake • Weather Hills|
|Landmarks:||Within western Bree-land: The Abandoned Graveyard • Brandywine Bridge • Brigand Cave • Brigand's Watch • Dogwood's Farm • Everclear Lakes • Festival Grounds • Girdley Island • Greenway Crossing • Halecatch Lake • The Hedge Maze • Hillshire Ruins • The Old Greenway Fort • Old Sweetgrass Farm • Ost Barandor • Outlaw's Haven • Pierson's Farm • The Quince Farmstead • Saeradan's Cabin • Skirmish Camp • Snarling Hollow • South-guard Ruins • Svalfang's Hut • Thornley's Work Site|