A Castellan’s Glossary

Welcome to the Stronghold Glossary.
GillB has gathered all this wonderful information about the terminology of castle building. I hope you enjoy it.


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Picture Sources
Photos courtesy of (and copyrighted by) Castles of the World, Matthew Beerman, Mark Dotson, Haut Koenigsbourg Le Chateau du Haut Koenigsbourg: Notre Demarche, Isle of Man.com, Lise Hull at Castles of Britain, Olaf Kaiser at Burgenwelt, Jake Livingstone and Joe Boyles at Wansdyke Project 21, Marie Stuart Society, Michael Taylor, and the private collections of GillB and Jayhawk