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Haddington Hill, Buckinghamshire

Haddington Hill is located in the county of Buckinghamshire, England. Haddington Hill forms part of the greater chalk escarpment known as the Chiltern Hills of which it is the highest point. It is also marks the maximum distance above sea level in Buckinghamshire. A stone plaque the reading: 'Highest Point of the Chiltern Hills' marks the hill's summit. The hill is mostly covered by Wendover Woods which is an area of woodland owned by the Forestry Commission and consisting of a mixture of broad-leaved and coniferous trees. Spanning almost 800 acres, the woods feature a tree-top adventure course as well as plenty of walking routes and a children's playground.

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The Chiltern Hills
The Great Ouse
Thames Valley
Vale of Aylesbury
Ivinghoe Beacon

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A horse is dangerous at both ends and uncomfortable in the middle. - Ian Fleming
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The Battle of Basing - 0871, 1st British Colonists reach New Zealand - 1840, Spanish Steamer Sinks SS Northfleet - 1873, Battle of Isandlwana - 1879, Queen Victoria dies - 1901, Ramsay MacDonald becomes Britain's 1st Labour PM - 1924, BBC Broadcasts 1st live Football Commentary - 1927, Public Sector Strike Begins - 1979, Space Invaders Hit UK - 1979
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