How to use Hill-fort in a sentence

hill-fort
  • The three large stones known as "The King's Grave," a hill-fort, and cairns are of interest to the antiquary.

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  • Under the protection of the hill-fort, a native settlement was established on the ridge running down to the valley at the foot of Salisbury Crags, and another hamlet, according to William Maitland (1693-1757), the earliest historian of Edinburgh, was founded in the area at the northwestern base of the rock, a district that afterwards became the parish of St Cuthbert, the oldest in the city.

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  • But first he designed an invasion of Kashmir (Tors), which was not carried out, as his progress was checked at Loh-kot, a strong hill fort in the north-west of the Punjab.

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  • The harbour is protected by two forts, Fort Scratchley, the strongest in Australia, and Shepherd's Hill Fort.

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  • The hill-fort above, now in ruins, was an important seat of government in Mahommedan times and is frequently mentioned in the wars of the 18th century.

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  • Two millennia later, the Normans put a military camp in the center of this hill fort.

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  • Stopped at the Iron age hill fort on the top to admire the view.

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  • Beautifully converted, and well equipped with a tasteful sunroom making the most of the lovely view up to the Iron Age hill fort.

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  • To the north of the hill the ramparts of an old hill fort are present.

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