A Glossary of Victorian Military Terms

 

Section through a Ditch

 

section of ditch

1. Parade

6. Cordon

11. Covered Way

2. Talus

7. Revetment of Escarp

12. Banquette

3. Terreplein

8. Ditch

13. Glacis

4. Firing Step

9. Cunette

5. Parapet

10. Revetment of Counterscarp