North Downs

The North Downs are a ridge of chalk hills in south east England that stretch from Farnham in Surrey to the White Cliffs of Dover in Kent. The North Downs lie within two Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONBs), the Surrey Hills and the Kent Downs. The North Downs Way National Trail runs along the North Downs from Farnham to Dover.

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Caterham - Geography - Physical Geography - Elevation Soil and Geology
... The parish is on the Chalk downs, but they are in great part capped by clay and gravel “ ” Elevations range from 230m Above Ordnance Datum in the ... Caterham lies within the North Downs and Caterham Valley's southern border is immediately south of the North Downs Way, part of a national trail network, which is here on top of the southern edge ... The gault clay and the middle chalk that lies under the North Downs are both at their thickest around the valley that occupies the centre of Caterham Valley ...
Botley Hill
... Botley Hill is a hill in Surrey, and is the highest point of the North Downs with a height of 269.6 metres (885 ft) ... lies at the edge of a water tower enclosure to the north of The Ridge, less than 1 km from the North Downs Way ... As the highest point of the North Downs, it can be seen from many tall buildings in London, and for example from Alexandra Palace in North London ...
Stour Valley Walk - The Route - Wye To Chilham
... From the church follow the route signs for the North Downs Way and Stour Valley Walk, pass through the college buildings crossing a road and then out into open farmland ... Here the Stour Valley Walk and the North Downs Way separate, as the North Downs Way heads east, above the Wye Crown to Dover ... The path then branches to your left over a stile, this link path then takes you back down to the river to the picturesque Chilham mill ...
Molash
... situated in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) nestling on the picturesque North Downs on the A252 road between Canterbury (8 miles), Ashford (8m ... The forest is popular with walkers as the Pilgrims' Way and North Downs Way pass through the forest as they follow the ridge of the North Downs ...
North Downs - Photo Gallery
... The North Downs at the Wye Downs National Nature Reserve The North Downs above Hollingbourne A marker on the North Downs Way, Ranscombe Farm, Cuxton, Medway Bluebells at Ranscombe Farm, Cuxton, Medway Looking ...

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