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York in North Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom
 

Roman Fortress

 
 
Roman Fortress Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, August 16, 2018
1. Roman Fortress Marker
Inscription.
Roman Fortress
This plaque marks the site of the Porta Principalis Dextra or North Western Gate of the Roman Fortress of which the foundations as rebuilt circa A.D. 300 lie just below ground.
 
Location. 53° 57.762′ N, 1° 5.107′ W. Marker is in York, England, in North Yorkshire. Marker is at the intersection of St Leonardís Place and High Petergate, on the right when traveling north on St Leonardís Place. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: York, England YO1 7HE, United Kingdom.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Bootham Bar (here, next to this marker); George Walker Milburn (a few steps from this marker); Abbey Wall Gateway (within shouting distance of this marker); Foundation of York Fountain (within shouting distance of this marker); William Etty R.A. (within shouting distance of this marker); The Kingís Manor (within shouting distance of this marker); Exhibition Square (within shouting distance of this marker); Bootham (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in York.
 
Categories. Forts, Castles
 
Roman Fortress Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, August 16, 2018
2. Roman Fortress Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on October 25, 2018. This page originally submitted on October 25, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 41 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 25, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
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