Fortified House, Northern Tasmania

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Title

Fortified House, Northern Tasmania

Subject

Crenellation, domestic architecture, fortified house, house, Launceston, parapet, Tasmania, tower

Description

This fortified house can be found on the road between Launceston and Lillydale in northern Tasmania. The single level stone fortifications are attached to a farmhouse and include round towers linked by a wall, all of which have a crenelated parapet. The towers contain water tanks.

Creator

McLeod, Shane

Date

July 28, 2012

Rights

No copyright

Format

2xDigital photograph

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Original Format

Digital Photographs; JPEG

Files

Citation

“Fortified House, Northern Tasmania,” Medievalism in Australian Cultural Memory, accessed June 17, 2019, http://ausmed.arts.uwa.edu.au/items/show/947.