White Downs

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White Downs
General Information
LocationWestfarthing, east of the Tower Hills
DescriptionA range of chalk hills
People and History
EventsFree Fair every seven years

The White Downs were a range of chalk downs in the Westfarthing of the Shire. Michel Delving, the chief town of the Shire, was located there.[1] Every seven years the Free Fair was held on the White Downs at Lithe, during which the Mayor of Michel Delving was elected.[2]