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Term Definitions

 

 

LINEAR SETTLEMENT

 

Definition:

A group of related buildings, primarily with a domestic function, which is arranged along a principle axis such as a main road or routeway.
 

 

Aliases:

Linear Village
 

 

Parent Term:

SETTLEMENT
 

 

Hierarchy:

TOP / DOMESTIC / SETTLEMENT / LINEAR SETTLEMENT
 

 

show structures that have at least one LINEAR SETTLEMENT

Taken from the Building Types Thesaurus, (NMR Monument Type Thesaurus). ©2001 English Heritage

 

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