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crannog

  • (Irish term) Artificial island constructed for the purpose of living in the protected isolation of a body of water. The body of the crannog could be built up of stone, timber, brushwood or unspecified organic material or any combination of these. (Baillie 1982)
German: Wurte
French: "crannog"
Spanish: crannog
Portuguese: "crannog"

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See also:
  • causeway

 

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