How to use Hill-fort in a sentence
The three large stones known as "The King's Grave," a hill-fort, and cairns are of interest to the antiquary.
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.
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.
The harbour is protected by two forts, Fort Scratchley, the strongest in Australia, and Shepherd's Hill Fort.
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.Advertisement
Two millennia later, the Normans put a military camp in the center of this hill fort.
Stopped at the Iron age hill fort on the top to admire the view.
Beautifully converted, and well equipped with a tasteful sunroom making the most of the lovely view up to the Iron Age hill fort.
To the north of the hill the ramparts of an old hill fort are present.