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Cripplegate

 
 
Cripplegate Marker image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, March 20, 2018
1. Cripplegate Marker
Inscription.
Site of
Cripplegate
Demolished
1760

 
Erected by City of London Corporation.
 
Location. 51° 31.088′ N, 0° 5.586′ W. Marker is in City of London, England. Marker is at the intersection of Wood Street and St Alphage Garden, on the left when traveling south on Wood Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: City of London, England EC2Y 5BA, United Kingdom.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Site of First Bomb Hit (within shouting distance of this marker); The Salters Garden (within shouting distance of this marker); The London Wall Walk - 14 (within shouting distance of this marker); The London Wall Walk – 15 (about 120 meters away, measured in a direct line); London City Wall - Bastion 13 (about 120 meters away); London City Wall - Bastion 14 (about 150 meters away); The London Wall Walk – 18 (about 150 meters away); William Shakespeare (about 180 meters away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in City of London.
 
Also see . . .  Cripplegate (Wikipedia). (Submitted on July 13, 2018.)
 
Categories. Forts, Castles
 
Cripplegate Marker - Wide View image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, March 20, 2018
2. Cripplegate Marker - Wide View
...with the London Wall Walk - 13 marker beneath it.
<i>Cripplegate</i> image. Click for full size.
Image courtesy of the Museum of London, March 20, 2018
3. Cripplegate
This illustration, based on an 18th C. engraving, shows, "medieval Cripplegate, as it appeared after rebuilding in 1491, and alterations in in 1663".
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 13, 2018. This page originally submitted on July 13, 2018, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 40 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on July 13, 2018, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California.
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