Jerusalem i Vitaby - Grevlundaborgen och dess syskonborgar i Skåneland

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Abstract

In Vitaby parish are the ruins of a castle built around 1200 and deserted before 1300. An excavation was made in 1911 and again by the author in 2001 and 2002. The construction i unique in Europe with a support wall for the shellkeep 5,5 meters high, going all through the motte down to the peat. The castle was probably owned by the family Galen

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Subject classification (UKÄ) – MANDATORY

  • Archaeology
  • History and Archaeology

Keywords

  • Castle, the family Galen., shell keep
Original languageSwedish
Title of host publicationDe räddade staden (Ystadiana 2007)
PublisherYstads fornminnesförening
Pages156-171
ISBN (Print)978-91-975370-3-2
Publication statusPublished - 2007
Publication categoryResearch
Peer-reviewedNo