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  • The real-life inspiration for Pooh's Hundred Acre Wood caught fire. 1 / 8

  • Ashdown Forest was a huge influence on A.A. Milne when he wrote the original books. 2 / 8

  • The fire there was reported Sunday night, affecting 14 acres of the forest. 3 / 8

  • Six fire crews attended to the fire, which is not thought to be deliberate. 4 / 8

  • The English countryside has long influenced pop culture, like Harry Potter and Lord of the Rings. 5 / 8

  • Scenes for The Force Awakens were shot in the Forest of Dean as well. 6 / 8

  • Ashdown has many people who care for it, and hopefully the area repopulates soon. 7 / 8

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