Firle Beacon

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Towards Firle Beacon

Firle Beacon is a hill in the South Downs of southern England.[1] It is 217 metres high and is a Marilyn. It commands a far-reaching view. When the prevailing wind is northerly, the site is often used for gliding activities like slope soaring.

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  1. ^ Godfrey-Faussett, Charlie (2004). Footprint England. Footprint Travel Guides. pp. p. 192. ISBN 1-903471-91-5. 

Coordinates: 50°50′N 0°06′E / 50.833°N 0.100°E / 50.833; 0.100