Medieval Glossary

Bastions, Solid

Those bastions that have the void space within them filled entirely, and raised of an equal height with the rampart.

Related term(s): Bastion; Rampart; Bastions, Hollow; Bastion, Regular; Bastion, Deformed; Bastion, Cut
Category: Castles and Fortifications
Added: 09.03.05
Source information: Wilhelm, Thomas. A Military Dictionary and Gazetteer. Philadelphia: L.R. Hamersly & Co., 1881. 49.

Browse

Browse by medieval glossary category:

*Numbers in parantheses indicate the number of terms in the medieval glossary category

List medieval glossary terms alphabetically:
A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z

Enter an exact medieval glossary term to look up: