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Western Heights, Dover, UK
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Queens Blessing
N 51° 07.153 E 001° 18.314
31U E 381387 N 5664448
Quick Description: This great lookout is above Dover, overlooking the harbor.
Location: South East England, United Kingdom
Date Posted: 12/6/2014 12:14:11 PM
Waymark Code: WMN1BD
Published By: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS
Views: 1

Long Description:
Plan to stay a little while and enjoy the view from this lookout. The parking lot can hold about 10 cars, and there is one picnic table. There is also access to a hiking trail (to the white cliffs) and access to some ruins of a church, just a few feet away. Don't miss the ruins! The ruins are the foundations of a small medieval church, according to tradition it was the site of King John's submission to the Papal Legate in 1213.

If you choose to spend time with a picnic, be forewarned there is a flock of birds awaiting their share of your meal. They are pretty, but annoying and accustomed to being fed.
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Describe - Highway or Road number: London Road

Closest town or city: Dover

Number of parking spots available: 10

Winter View: yes

Summer View: yes

Year around access ?: yes

Comfort station on site: no

Is a photo of an "Information Sign"included?: Yes

Name if a website describes this location.: Not listed

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