battlement


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Synonyms for battlement

Synonyms for battlement

a rampart built around the top of a castle with regular gaps for firing arrows or guns

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lClifford Watts, who has 15 horses at his Bridlington base, enjoys a best season with winner number 14 as Border River (David Nicholls, 5lb) beats Battlement (Eric Collingwood/Shaun Salmon) in the mile-and-a-half handicap at Lanark.
Their gated community, Camelot Gardens, has an entrance that looks like a medieval battlement, the better to let the nearby yokels know that their peasant-stock persons aren't welcome inside.
Secondly, all Cardiff residents as well as people who work in Cardiff can enjoy free entry to the Castle grounds, Norman Keep and Battlement Walkway by applying for a Castle Residents Pass.
lThe battle of the course specialists at Ayr works out in favour of Battlement (Eric Collingwood/John Lowe) against Lochranza in the
lBill Elsey wins his fifth Cumberland Plate as Royal Orbit (Mark Birch) beats Battlement.
Castle-goers will eventually be able to walk through the grounds, using new paths and bridges, to Coopers Field, Bute Park and the Royal Welsh College of Music, and use the gallery and battlement areas without paying.
Proposals to be considered: 1Make the gallery, battlement and green areas free to the public
This unique home in Castle Eden is located next to the Grade II Listed gothic castle and features a battlement wall and gothic archway.
The council said work on the Black Tower at the castle's main entrance was almost complete and staff would soon begin restoring the clock tower and the battlement walk of the Roman fort.
Significantly improved access for the disabled and families with young children to new and existing buildings and to the battlement walk.
3m scheme to protect the battlement walls this week.
As well as walking or having picnics on the lawns, visitors can also stroll along the battlement walls or climb the Norman Keep for views across the city to the bay.
After the planning commission approved them, Garfield County Commissioners are looking at applications for special use licenses to drill in the Battlement Mesa Planned Unit Development.
But there's a martial sort of slog to the whole thing, a relentlessness that's a little terrifying, like a swarm of orcs storming a battlement.
It would cross the 120,000-acre Clear Fork Divide roadless area, which connects the Grand and Battlement mesas to the West Elk Mountains.