Item Type : Feature
Domain : IHO Hydro
AlphaCode : FORSTC
FeatureName: Fortified Structure
Alias : FORSTC
CamelCase : FortifiedStructure
Use Type : Geographic
Definition : A structure that is specifically designed or reinforced to provide for defence from armed attack.
Reference : 2010 Baseline
Definition Source : Defence Geospatial Information Working Group: Feature Data Dictionary Register
Similarity to Source : Restyled
Int1 :
S4 :
Recommended Attributes :
Distinguishing Features :
Remarks : A fortified structure is often disused, decayed or used for non-defence purpose. Such structures range from major castles and forts to minor lookout posts.
Management Details
Proposal Type : Supersession
Submitting Organization : IHO Secretariat
Proposed Change : Standardize Item Name. Add definition source, reference and similarity. Add INT1 and S-4 references. Add distinctions.
Justification : Standardization of Register content.
Proposed : 2019-07-24
Accepted :
Amended : 2019-07-25
Successor : -
Predecessor : FORSTC