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Derry-Londonderry in County Londonderry, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
 

Newmarket Street

 
 
Newmarket Street Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 18, 2012
1. Newmarket Street Marker
Inscription.

You are standing on the city walls. Newmarket Street slopes up and over the wall. The street was created in the mid 19th century on the site of the Smithfield Meat Market to allow carts to the new covered market.

 
Location. 54° 59.72′ N, 7° 19.165′ W. Marker is in Derry-Londonderry, Northern Ireland, in County Londonderry. Marker is at the intersection of Newmarket Street and City Wall, on the right when traveling east on Newmarket Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1A Newmarket Street, Derry-Londonderry, Northern Ireland BT48 6EB, United Kingdom.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Newgate Bastion (within shouting distance of this marker); Demi-culverin Cannon (within shouting distance of this marker); Ferryquay Gate (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); The Walled City (about 90 meters away); a different marker also named Ferryquay Gate (about 90 meters away); Water Bastion (about 120 meters away); Austins Department Store (about 150 meters away); Shipquay Street (about 150 meters away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Derry-Londonderry.
 
Also see . . .
1. Derry's Walls. (Submitted on January 4, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
Newmarket Street and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 18, 2012
2. Newmarket Street and Marker
Looking northeast across Newmarket St

2. History of Derry-Londonderry, Ireland. (Submitted on January 4, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 4, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 338 times since then and 28 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on January 4, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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