Thesaurus Term/Concept: FORTLET

Identifier 68877
Status Preferred
Index? Yes
Scope Note A fortified Roman site, usually under 1 hectare in area, strategically situated, housing small military patrols, often defended by a rampart, one or two ditches and a gate.

Broader Terms/Concepts (1)

Related Terms/Concepts (2)

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Instances/Examples (2)

Context Record
Monument Type MDR5633 Possible Roman fort, Sawley (Monument)
Monument Type MDR612 Roman Fortlet East of Highstones Tintwistle (Scheduled Monument)