Carman Hill-fort :: Shared Description

This large hill-fort was identified in 1954 from aerial photographs, and is thought to date from the Early Historic period: see LinkExternal link for an annotated satellite view, and LinkExternal link for other antiquities nearby. The fort lies within what was once the territory of the Damnonii and (later) of the British kingdom of Alt Clut, whose fortress was at Dumbarton Rock: LinkExternal link
by Lairich Rig
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NS3779 : Ancient hill-fort on Carman Hill by Lairich Rig
NS3779 : Carman Hill-fort: line of outer enclosure by Lairich Rig
NS3779 : Carman Hill-fort: line of outer enclosure by Lairich Rig
NS3779 : Carman Hill-fort: line of inner enclosure by Lairich Rig
NS3779 : Carman Hill-fort: sunken approach road by Lairich Rig
NS3779 : Carman Hill-fort: northern end of annexe by Lairich Rig
NS3779 : Carman Hill-fort: western wall of annexe by Lairich Rig
NS3779 : Carman Hill-fort: western wall of annexe by Lairich Rig
NS3779 : Carman Hill-fort: eastern wall of annexe by Lairich Rig
NS3779 : Carman Hill-fort: eastern wall of annexe by Lairich Rig
NS3779 : Carman Hill-fort: site of hut-circle by Lairich Rig
NS3779 : View over ancient hill-fort by Lairich Rig
NS3779 : Boulders on Carman Hill by Lairich Rig
NS3779 : Boulders on Carman Hill by Lairich Rig
NS3779 : Carman Hill-fort: line of outer enclosure by Lairich Rig
NS3779 : Carman Hill-fort: line of inner enclosure by Lairich Rig
NS3779 : Carman Hill-fort: line of inner enclosure by Lairich Rig
NS3779 : Carman Hill-fort: sunken approach road by Lairich Rig
NS3779 : Carman Hill-fort: site of hut-circle by Lairich Rig
NS3779 : Carman Hill-fort: line of inner enclosure by Lairich Rig
NS3779 : Carman Hill-fort: line of inner enclosure by Lairich Rig
NS3779 : The summit of Carman Hill by Lairich Rig


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Created: Mon, 2 Nov 2009, Updated: Sat, 21 Apr 2012

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