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A turf platform attached to a Roman military installation, and thought to be a beacon stance.


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LEGIONARY FORTRESS A large, fortified permanent military base built to house a Roman legion, generally defended by at least one rampart and ditch.
PLATFORM A level area, often cut into a hillside, slope or uneven ground. Use with more specific term wherever possible.
SIGNAL STATION A turf and stone platform attached to a FRONTIER DEFENCE, and thought to be a beacon stance. Linked Data resource