Chiltern Hills

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Chil·tern Hills

 (chĭl′tərn)
A range of chalk hills in south-central England northeast of the upper Thames River.

Chiltern Hills

(ˈtʃɪltən)
pl n
(Placename) a range of low chalk hills in SE England extending northwards from the Thames valley. Highest point: 260 m (852 ft)
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Once part of the Rothschild estate (the family's zoological museum is now part of the Natural History Museum) it lies within the Chilterns AONB.
Whilst being neutral over the principle of HS2 , the National Trust opposes the specific proposed route in the Aylesbury area and through the Chilterns AONB.