Thesaurus Term/Concept: TOWN GATE

Identifier 68916
Status Preferred
Index? Yes
Scope Note A highly defensible gateway, usually of stone with two or more storeys, built into the defensive walls of a town or city.

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Context Record
Monument Type MCC1831 Duncan's Gate, Castle Park, Colchester (Monument)
Monument Type MCC9260 Foundation of Medieval South Gate, St Botolphs Street, Colchester (Element)
Monument Type MCC10068 Gate tower (remains of), Duncan's Gate, Colchester (Element)
Monument Type MCC1760 Roman Head Gate, Head Street, Colchester (Monument)
Monument Type MCC3209 The Balkerne Gate (Listed Building)
Monument Type MCC3553 The Scheregate, Colchester (Monument)