Guide to England's hills & mountains

Ditchling Beacon

Ditchling Beacon - West Sussex

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Ditchling Beacon is the 13095th highest peak in the British Isles and the 2106th tallest in England


248.0 m (814 ft)


214.0 m (702 ft)

Survey method

Abney level


No feature: ground 4m N of trig point


  • Marilyn
  • Tump (200-299m)
  • Historic County Top
  • Current County/UA Top
  • Administrative County Top

Nearest town

Burgess Hill, West Sussex

Notes & comments

Ground is 0.3m higher than trig point; ground in field to S is 0.4m lower