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" Fortresses party inaccessible by reason of precipices, cliffs, or water, defended in part only by artificial works. B. Fortresses on hill-tops with artificial defences, following the natural line of the hill. > Or, though usually on high ground, less... "
Archaeologia Cambrensis - Page 24
1912
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Proceedings, Volumes 49-51

Somersetshire Archaeological and Natural History Society - 1904 - 974 pages
...Class B of the new scheme for recording ancient defensive earthworks and fortified enclosures, viz., " Fortresses on hilltops with artificial defences following the natural line of the hill."8 The camp (See Plan, Plate I) takes the form of an irregular elongated oval, being broader at...
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Transactions of the Historic Society of Lancashire and Cheshire for the Year ...

Historic Society of Lancashire and Cheshire - 1921 - 190 pages
...works recommended by the Committee in the above Scheme stands as follows : — A. Fortresses partly inaccessible by reason of precipices, cliffs, or water,...in part only by artificial works. B. Fortresses on bill-tops with artificial defences, following the natural line of the hill. Or, though usually on high...
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Transactions of the Historic Society of Lancashire and Cheshire ..., Volume 66

Historic Society of Lancashire and Cheshire - 1915 - 452 pages
...classification of defensive works recommended by theCommittee now stands as follows : — A. Fortresses partly inaccessible by reason of precipices, cliffs, or water, defended in part only by artificial worksB. Fortresses on hill-tops with artificial defences, following the natunil line of the hill Or,...
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Transactions of the Historic Society of Lancashire and Cheshire ..., Volume 54

Historic Society of Lancashire and Cheshire - 1904 - 442 pages
...Gloucestershire.* * See plans on following pages. N %% \\'>,, *$& \\\ ^ S\\ '*<% ^^ ^ %\\ ^ %<i •%% 5 CLASS B. Fortresses on hill-tops with artificial defences, following the natural line of the hill, eg — Mam Tor, Derbyshire.* Cadbury (near Wincanton), Somersetshire. Hambledon Hill, Dorsetshire....
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The Journal of the British Archaeological Association

British Archaeological Association - 1904 - 370 pages
...past, long anterior to his own era. Next in order in the Earthwork Committee's scheme we find : — " Fortresses on hill-tops, with artificial defences following the natural line of the hill." Such an one you have at WINCOBANK. Much time could be occupied in talking about this commanding fort...
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Proceedings of the Somersetshire Archaeological and Natural History Society

Somersetshire Archaeological and Natural History Society - 1905 - 280 pages
...Class B of the new scheme for recording ancient defensive earthworks and fortified enclosures, viz., " Fortresses on hilltops with artificial defences following the natural line of the hill."2 The camp ( See Plan, Plate I ) takes the form of an irregular elongated oval, being broader...
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Ancient Earthworks

James Charles Wall - 1908 - 174 pages
...having an entrance ingeniously contrived at its southern extremity. FIG. 2o.-0kehampton. CLASS B(i). Fortresses on Hill-tops with Artificial Defences, following the natural line of the hill. All primitive peoples sought high ground for warlike contests, from which they could look down upon...
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Proceedings of the Somersetshire Archaeological and Natural ..., Volume 53

Somersetshire Archaeological and Natural History Society - 1908 - 422 pages
...the classification of Defensive Works drawn up by the Congress of Archaeological Societies, viz., " Fortresses on hill-tops with artificial defences following the natural line of the hill." Small Down Camp, near Evercreech,4 5^ miles to the SE of Maesbury, may be regarded as a finer and even...
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Proceedings of the Somersetshire Archaeological and Natural ..., Volume 53

Somersetshire Archaeological and Natural History Society - 1908 - 418 pages
...the classification of Defensive Works drawn up by the Congress of Archaeological Societies, viz., " Fortresses on hill-tops with artificial defences following the natural line of the hill." Small Down Camp, near Evercreech,4 5^ miles to the SE of Maesbury, may be regarded as a finer and even...
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How to Write the History of a Parish: An Outline Guide to Topographical ...

John Charles Cox - 1909 - 242 pages
...inaccessible, by reason of precipices, cliffs, or water, additionally defended by artificial banks or walls. B. Fortresses on hilltops, with artificial defences, following the natural line of the hill. C. Rectangular or other simple enclosures, including forts and towns of the Roman-British period. D....
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