Firle Beacon is a hill in the South Downs of southern England. 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.
The long barrow, 220m west of Firle Beacon (grid reference ), is about 112 feet (34 m) long, 70 feet (21 m) wide and 8.5 feet (2.6 m) high. It has an east-west orientation, and has a surrounding ditch, more noticeable on the northern side.
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- Godfrey-Faussett, Charlie (2004). Footprint England. Footprint Travel Guides. p. 192. ISBN 1-903471-91-5.
- Richard Wainwright. A Guide to the Prehistoric Remains in Britain. Volume 1: South and East. Constable, 1978. Page 231.
- Firle Beacon round barrow and two adjacent round barrows, West Firle Historic England, accessed 30 January 2017.
- Oval barrow and adjacent bowl barrow, 220m west of Firle Beacon Historic England, accessed 30 January 2017.
- Two groups of round barrows SE of Firle Beacon Historic England, accessed 30 January 2017.