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DOMESTIC > BROCH
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BROCH  
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SCOPE NOTE
  • An Iron Age round defended house, found mainly in the north and west of Scotland. Brochs have a tapering profile and thick, usually hollow dry stone walls which contain galleries, cells and a stairway, with guard cells at the entrance.
ATTRIBUTION NAME
  • English Heritage
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IDENTIFIER
  • http://purl.org/heritagedata/schemes/eh_tmt2/concepts/143003
DATE ISSUED
  • 7/17/13
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URI
http://purl.org/heritagedata/schemes/eh_tmt2/concepts/143003
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