Hillforts

Defensive enclosures comprised of ramparts and ditches encircling a fortified structure on a central prominence; common in Bronze Age and Iron Age Europe.

Quick Facts

Go Historic ID
3084
Names
hillforts
hillfort
forts, hill
hill-forts
hill forts
forten op een heuvel Dutch
fort op een heuvel Dutch
fuertes de colinas Spanish
fuerte de colina Spanish
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Bibliography

  1. 1.  The Getty Art & Architecture Thesaurus, 300006911. The J. Paul Getty Trust.