A report on Hill figure

The Cerne Abbas Giant chalk figure, near the village of Cerne Abbas in Dorset, England, is made by a turf-cut.
The Uffington White Horse at Uffington, Oxfordshire
The 18th-century Westbury White Horse near Westbury, Wiltshire
The Long Man of Wilmington seen from a distance
The Litlington White Horse in the village of Litlington, East Sussex
Outline of a naked man cut into the grass on a hillside, the Cerne Abbas Giant near Cerne Abbas
The Cherhill White Horse near Cherhill
The Kilburn White Horse near Kilburn, North Yorkshire
Lenham Cross on the North Downs
Figure of a lion cut into the hillside: the Whipsnade Zoo lion near Whipsnade
Outline of a crown cut into the hillside. Wye Crown, at Wye, Kent
An offwhite triangle cut into the hillside. Watlington White Mark
Two military badges and part of a third cut into the hillside. Two of the Fovant badges
A kiwi cut into the hillside. The Bulford Kiwi near Bulford
A white cross cut into the hillside. Whiteleaf Cross
Figure of a prancing white horse cut into the hillside with a rider. Osmington White Horse near Weymouth, Dorset
A stylised figure of a galloping white horse. Folkestone White Horse on Cheriton Hill, Folkestone
Alton Barnes White Horse
The Mormond Hill White Horse, near Fraserburgh, Aberdeenshire
The Mormond Hill White Stag, near Fraserburgh, Aberdeenshire
The Lamb Down Badge, near Codford, Wiltshire<ref name="hows2">{{cite web|url=http://www.hows.org.uk/personal/hillfigs/lamb/lambdo.htm|title=Lamb Down Military Badge|publisher=hows.org.uk|access-date=2014-09-26}}</ref>
Hackpen White Horse
The Westbury White Horse from Bratton Downs
Pendle Hill marked with the date 1612 on the 400th anniversary of the Witch Trials

Large visual representation created by cutting into a steep hillside and revealing the underlying geology.

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The Cerne Abbas Giant chalk figure, near the village of Cerne Abbas in Dorset, England, is made by a turf-cut.

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Devizes White Horse

Devizes White Horse

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Devizes White Horse
Roundway Hill, the west side of which (pictured) was the location to the original Devizes White Horse
The nose of the horse, revealing the rock used for its nostril
The plaque on the entrance gate on the hill to the horse's designer, Peter Greed, who died in 2008.
The White Horse Trail running near the Devizes horse in Beckhampton.

Devizes White Horse, officially known as the Devizes Millennium White Horse, is a chalk hill figure of a horse located on Bank Field, an escarpment at Roundway Hill, on the outskirts of the town of Devizes above the hamlet of Roundway, Wiltshire, England; it is about ½mile north of Roundway.

Uffington White Horse, sketched by William Plenderleath in The White Horses of the West of England (1892)

Uffington White Horse

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Uffington White Horse, sketched by William Plenderleath in The White Horses of the West of England (1892)
The head of the horse, with sheep grazing around it.
White Horse Hill (left) and Dragon Hill (right)
The Manger, with the White Horse at centre skyline and Dragon Hill (left)
The Manger viewed from the White Horse
The Giant's Stair, taken from White Horse Hill
View from Dragon Hill road

The Uffington White Horse is a prehistoric hill figure, 110 m long, formed from deep trenches filled with crushed white chalk.

Cerne Abbas Giant chalk figure below the rectangular "Trendle" earthworks

Cerne Abbas Giant

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Cerne Abbas Giant chalk figure below the rectangular "Trendle" earthworks
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Layout of the giant with the obliterated line (in yellow) reconstructed
Lord Holles, a portrait from the 1640s. Holles, the Cerne Abbas landowner, has been suggested as the person who ordered the giant to be cut in mockery of his political adversary Cromwell.
Hercules holding a club and the Nemean lion-skin fur
Homer Simpson as promotion for The Simpsons Movie
1764, first known drawing from the Gentleman's Magazine with measurements, including the height of {{convert|180|ft}}
1764 sketch, perhaps dated to 1763, sent to the Society of Antiquaries of London<ref>Minute Book of the Society of Antiquaries, November 1763, in Vol. IX, July 1762 – April 1765, pp. 199–200, reproduced in D. Morgan Evans (1998), "Eighteenth-Century Descriptions of the Cerne Abbas Giant", The Antiquaries Journal, 78, pp. 463–71, {{doi|10.1017/S000358150004508X}}, p. 468</ref>
1842 drawing by the antiquary and editor John Sydenham<ref>John Sydenham, Baal Durotrigensis. A dissertation on the antient colossal figure at Cerne, Dorsetshire; and an attempt to illustrate the distinction between the primal Celtæ and the Celto-Belgæ of Britain: with observations on the worship of the serpent and that of the sun, London, W. Pickering, 1842. Opposite title page.</ref>
1892 drawing by the author and antiquarian William Plenderleath<ref>William Plenderleath, The white horses of the west of England, 1892, p. 39</ref>
Aerial view
Aerial view
Bottom-up view
The Giant's phallus
Renovation in 2008

The Cerne Abbas Giant is a hill figure near the village of Cerne Abbas in Dorset, England.

The Long Man of Wilmington

Long Man of Wilmington

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The Long Man of Wilmington
The Long Man of Wilmington
Artist's impression
Annual pagan Long Man celebrations (with effigy)
The vandalised "Long" Man of Wilmington during summer solstice 2010

The Long Man of Wilmington or Wilmington Giant is a hill figure on the steep slopes of Windover Hill near Wilmington, East Sussex, England.

Current Litlington White Horse

Litlington White Horse

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Current Litlington White Horse
Current Litlington White Horse
Looking across the Cuckmere Valley from the horse
Hindover Hill including the current White Horse

The Litlington White Horse is a chalk hill figure depicting a horse, situated on Hindover Hill (known locally as High-and-Over) in the South Downs, looking over the River Cuckmere to the west of the village of Litlington and north of East Blatchington in East Sussex, England.

Alton Barnes White Horse from the southwest in 2010

Alton Barnes White Horse

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Alton Barnes White Horse from the southwest in 2010
Alton Barnes White Horse in 2006
The horse from the air in 2015

Alton Barnes White Horse is a chalk hill figure of a white horse located on Milk Hill some 1,000 metres north of the village of Alton, Wiltshire, England.

Paragliding above Westbury White Horse

Westbury White Horse

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Paragliding above Westbury White Horse
An autumnal view of Westbury White Horse on the edge of Bratton Castle
Seen from White Horse Viewing Area
Viewed from near the edge of Bratton Downs before the surface treatment of 2007
The horse in 2012 less than 4 years after restoration
Westbury White Horse in 1772 (Top) and as re-cut in 1778 (Bottom) as illustrated by Plenderleath.
Flag of the Electorate of Hanover, which may have inspired Westbury White Horse soon after the Hanoverian dynasty inherited the British throne.
The horse by Eric Ravilious, 1939
Battle of Ethandun Memorial
The Edward Street mosaic.

Westbury or Bratton White Horse is a hill figure on the escarpment of Salisbury Plain, approximately 1.5 mi east of Westbury in Wiltshire, England.

Pewsey White Horse

Pewsey White Horse

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Pewsey White Horse
The horse was cut to commemorate the Coronation of George VI
Pewsey White Horse from a distance
The Town Flag of Pewsey.

Pewsey White Horse is a hill figure of a white horse near the village of Pewsey, Wiltshire, England.

Ruins of Wilmington Priory at centre; St Mary and St Peter's Church, Wilmington is at top left.

Long Man

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Civil parish in the Wealden District of East Sussex, England, which includes the villages of Wilmington, Milton Street and Folkington.

Civil parish in the Wealden District of East Sussex, England, which includes the villages of Wilmington, Milton Street and Folkington.

Ruins of Wilmington Priory at centre; St Mary and St Peter's Church, Wilmington is at top left.

The parish is named after the Long Man of Wilmington, a 69.2 m chalk figure in the parish.

County Hall, Lewes

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County in South East England on the English Channel coast.

County in South East England on the English Channel coast.

County Hall, Lewes
Beachy Head and lighthouse, Eastbourne, East Sussex
Mermaid Street in Rye showing typically steep slope and cobbled surface
The Litlington White Horse in the village of Litlington
The A23, one of the major North-South routes.

East Sussex also includes two chalk hill figures, being the Litlington White Horse and the Long Man of Wilmington, which are both situated in the Sussex Downs.