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FORTLET

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A small Roman military installation, generally built as an outpost for 80 soldiers or fewer, usually defended by a single rampart and ditch, and containing accommodation for troops and officers, together with stores and ancillary buildings.

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SIGNAL STATION A turf and stone platform attached to a FRONTIER DEFENCE, and thought to be a beacon stance.

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