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- Defensive walls were usually topped with crenellation or parapets that offered protection to those defending from the top of the wall.
- Defensive walls were common from the ancient period into the medieval period.
- Defensive walls were used to enclose settlements from prehistory into the modern period.
- These defensive walls were finished and blessed by Pope Leo IV in 852.
- This was partially overcome by building forts and defensive walls along part of the route.
- However, the tower as a whole is a complex of several buildings set within two concentric rings of defensive walls and a moat.
- Rivalry between the two men led to the decision to build defensive walls around Maastricht.
- The remains of the defensive walls and the pagodas in a dilapidate situation remain as the traces of the important city in the past.
- The fortification follows the contours of the hill, and consists of one or more lines of earthworks, with stockades or defensive walls, and external ditches.
- The chief port of Pamphylia, the city had towers and defensive walls, some of which have survived.
- These walls served as both defensive walls and retaining walls for the palace.
- Chief Port
- Time > History > Castles > Walls
- Time > History > Castles > Fortification
- Important City
- Countries > European Union > Netherlands > Maastricht
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