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North Downs

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A range of hills in the north of [[Middle-earth]], at the south end of which lay [[Fornost Erain]], ancient city of the [[Dúnedain]].
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| location=Central [[Eriador]], east of the [[Hills of Evendim]], north of the [[Weather Hills]]
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| inhabitants=[[Men]]
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| realms=[[Arnor]]<br/>[[Arthedain]]<br/>[[Reunited Kingdom]]
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| description=A set of hills where Fornost was established
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A range of hills in the north of [[Middle-earth]], at the south end of which lay [[Fornost Erain]], ancient city of the Northern [[Dúnedain]].
  
 
== Portrayal in Adaptations ==
 
== Portrayal in Adaptations ==

Revision as of 21:29, 25 March 2011

North Downs
Physical Description
TypeHills
LocationCentral Eriador, east of the Hills of Evendim, north of the Weather Hills
RealmsArnor
Arthedain
Reunited Kingdom
InhabitantsMen
DescriptionA set of hills where Fornost was established
General Information
EventsFall of Fornost, Battle of Fornost
ReferencesAppendix A, The Silmarillion

A range of hills in the north of Middle-earth, at the south end of which lay Fornost Erain, ancient city of the Northern Dúnedain.

Portrayal in Adaptations

2007: The Lord of the Rings Online:

The North Downs is a region of Eriador with Fornost Erain located in the north west corner of the region. Major towns are Trestlebridge, a small town of men, Esteldín, an Arnorian ruin inhabited by Dúnedain-Rangers, and Othrikar, an outpost of the Longbeards.