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Ivinghoe Beacon seen looking north from The Ridgeway (author: Pointillist, 2009).

Chiltern Hills, England

    The Chiltern Hills form a chalk escarpment in South East England. They are known locally as "the Chilterns". A large portion of the hills was designated officially as an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty in 1965.           Location The Chilterns cover an area of 833 km2 (322 sq mi). They are 18 km (11 mi) wide at their

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