Thesaurus Term/Concept: MOTTE

Identifier 68841
Status Preferred
Index? Yes
Scope Note An artificial steep-sided earthen mound on, or in, which is set the principal tower of a castle.

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Context Record
Monument Type MSF974 Bungay Castle (Monument)
Monument Type MSF11238 Eye Castle; Kerrison's Folly (Med) (Monument)
Monument Type MSF6915 Mill Hill (Monument)
Monument Type MSF11626 Mound, motte or small ringwork within a c ropmark of a small rectangular enclosure of unknown date. (Un) (Monument)
Monument Type MSF5796 Pitches Mount, Groton House Park (Monument)
Monument Type MSF951 The Mount, Motte and Bailey Castle, Manor Farm (Monument)