The great and small fort in Vuçak (Gllogoc)

Status

Type of Protection: Permanent protection Date of Protection: 1988

Type of Protection: Inventorised Date of Protection: 2004

Type of Protection: Under termporarly protection Date of Protection: 2012

History

At the village of Vuçak, which is located at the verge of the Kasmaç Mountain, situated around 12 km southwest from the town of Drenas, placed in a very dominant position, traces of ruins that follow the terrain configuration of the hill are observable. In fact, there are to forts, one known as the Gjyteti i Madh and Gjyteti i Vogël (big fort and small fort). The collected and recorded archaeological material, confirm human activity since prehistoric up to the Medieval period. Nonetheless, this Fortress was typical for the period of the Late Antiquity as it served as a defense system for the local population.

References

Unique number: 000720

Name: The great and small fort in Vuçak

Class: Archaeological Site

Institution: AIK

Location

Country: Kosovo

Municipality: Gllogoc

City/Village: Nënkala (Vuçak)-Bajicë

Locality: Gjyteti i Madh dhe Gjyteti i Vogël në Vuçak

Postal Code: 13000

Name of Street:

Functional type and dating

Type:Arkeologjike - ENG

Period: Late Antiquity

Century: 4th

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