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AGRICULTURE AND SUBSISTENCE > HILLTOP ENCLOSURE > PALISADED HILLTOP ENCLOSURE
DOMESTIC > SETTLEMENT > ENCLOSED SETTLEMENT > HILLTOP ENCLOSURE > PALISADED HILLTOP ENCLOSURE
DEFENCE > ENCLOSED SETTLEMENT > HILLTOP ENCLOSURE > PALISADED HILLTOP ENCLOSURE
DOMESTIC > SETTLEMENT > ENCLOSED SETTLEMENT > PALISADED ENCLOSURE > PALISADED HILLTOP ENCLOSURE
DEFENCE > ENCLOSED SETTLEMENT > PALISADED ENCLOSURE > PALISADED HILLTOP ENCLOSURE
PREFERRED TERM
PALISADED HILLTOP ENCLOSURE  
SCOPE NOTE
  • A small, defended settlement dating to the Early Iron Age, located on spurs, promontories or hilltops. The defences are marked by single or double trenches which originally held substantial palisades.
ATTRIBUTION NAME
  • English Heritage
LICENSE
IDENTIFIER
  • http://purl.org/heritagedata/schemes/eh_tmt2/concepts/68860
DATE ISSUED
  • 7/17/13
PUBLISHER
URI
http://purl.org/heritagedata/schemes/eh_tmt2/concepts/68860
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