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Oblique aerial view.

B 52212 CS

Description Oblique aerial view.

Date 1991

Collection RCAHMS Aerial Photography

Catalogue Number B 52212 CS

Category Photographs and Off-line Digital Images

Copies SC 337298

Scope and Content Fort at Fallburn, South Lanarkshire The well-preserved circular fort at Fallburn is built on a low knoll with little in the way of natural defences. There were probably two periods of occupation. There is no evidence of hut circles inside the defences, but there is a possible quarry. This is an aerial view of the fort. It consists of a pair of ramparts and ditches with a slight bank outside the outer ditch. The inner rampart with the remains of a wall on top may represent a later phase of occupation. The fort had two entrances. Source: RCAHMS contribution to SCRAN.

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