Stilsko fortified settlement
Stilsko fortified settlement. A 10th-century fortress of the White Croatians tribe near Stilsko in the vicinity of Mykolaiv (Lviv region). Discovered in 1984, the fort encompassed an area of approximately 250 ha, and the total length of its defensive structures was nearly 10 km.
[This article originally appeared in the Encyclopedia of Ukraine, vol. 5 (1993).]