Long Man of Wilmington

Long Man of Wilmington

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  • Long Man of Wilmington — Der Long Man of Wilmington ist eine Hügelfigur auf einem Hang südlich des Dorfes Wilmington in den South Downs zwischen den Orten Eastbourne und Brighton in der Grafschaft East Sussex in England. Die Hügelfigur stellt die Umrisse eines Mannes dar …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Long Man of Wilmington — The Long Man of Wilmington is located in Wilmington, East Sussex, England on the steep slopes of Windover Hill. (coord|50|48|35|N|0|11|18|E|type:landmark region:GB scale:5000), six miles (9.6 km) northwest of Eastbourne and is one of the two… …   Wikipedia

  • Long Man — Infobox UK place official name=Long Man country=England region=South East England static static image caption=Long Man of Wilmington area footnotes=cite web |url=http://www.eastsussexinfigures.org.uk/webview/ |title=East Sussex in Figures… …   Wikipedia

  • Wilmington, the Long Man of —    This *hill figure on the Sussex Downs shows a naked standing man, grasping two poles taller than himself. Originally formed by cutting turf away to expose the white chalk, it became so overgrown as to be almost lost, and was restored in 1874.… …   A Dictionary of English folklore

  • Long Beach, California — This article is about the city of Long Beach, California. For its metropolitan area, see Los Angeles metropolitan area. Long Beach   City   Images from top, left …   Wikipedia

  • Géant de Wilmington — 50° 48′ 36″ N 0° 11′ 17″ E / 50.810, 0.188 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Hombre Largo de Wilmington — Este artículo o sección necesita referencias que aparezcan en una publicación acreditada, como revistas especializadas, monografías, prensa diaria o páginas de Internet fidedignas. Puedes añadirlas así o avisar …   Wikipedia Español

  • Marree Man — Landsat image of the Marree Man in central Australia taken 28 June 1998 The Marree Man, or Stuart s Giant, is a modern geoglyph discovered by air on 26 June 1998. It appears to depict an indigenous Australian man, most likely of the… …   Wikipedia

  • William Ivey Long — (b. 1947) is an American Tony Award winning costume designer for stage and film. His most notable work includes The Producers , Hairspray , Nine , Crazy for You , Grey Gardens and Young Frankenstein .BiographyEarly life and educationHe was born… …   Wikipedia

  • Hill figure — The Long Man of Wilmington situated on the South Downs, Sussex A hill figure is a large visual representation created by cutting into a steep hillside and revealing the underlying geology. It is a type of geoglyph usually designed to be seen from …   Wikipedia