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Michel Delving

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'''Michel Delving''' was the chief town of the [[Shire]] in the [[White Downs]], that lay in the [[Westfarthing]] of the Shire. Its name means simply "Large Excavation".  The [[Mathom-house]] could be found in '''Michel Delving'''.
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'''Michel Delving''' was the chief town of the [[Shire]] in the [[White Downs]], that lay in the [[Westfarthing]] of the Shire. Its name means simply "Large Excavation".  The [[Mathom-house]] could be found in '''Michel Delving'''. The [[Mayor of Michel Delving]] was an important official in the Shire, particularly as Postmaster for the entire region, and was often unofficially considered to be the "Mayor of the Shire"
  
 
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Revision as of 00:25, 5 November 2007

Michel Delving was the chief town of the Shire in the White Downs, that lay in the Westfarthing of the Shire. Its name means simply "Large Excavation". The Mathom-house could be found in Michel Delving. The Mayor of Michel Delving was an important official in the Shire, particularly as Postmaster for the entire region, and was often unofficially considered to be the "Mayor of the Shire"