Castle Diagramdetails

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Image title: Castle Diagram
Source: Grose, Francis: “The Antiquities of England and Wales” (1783)
Keywords: castles, siege engines, diagrams, colour
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Diagram showing the various parts of the battlements of a castle. The text, under the heading References, lists 1. The Barbican, 2. The Ditch of Moat, 3. Wall of the outer Ballium [now called the outer bailey], 4. Outer Ballium [Outer Bailey], 5. Artificial Mount, 6. Wall of the Inner Ballium [inner bailey], 7. Inner Ballium [Inner Bailey], 8. Keep or Dungeon.

This is taken from Machines of War.

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