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Newcastle Black Gate
Newcastle Black Gate - by Mobscooter ©

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Newcastle Black Gate

Henry III added the Black Gate in Newcastle between 1247 and1250. It was approached via a drawbridge across a moat. A wooden bridge has replaced the drawbridge. The original gate had a portcullis, and the recesses where this fitted can still be seen.
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Photographer: © Mobscooter (Gallery)(2nd September 2019)

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Camera Make: OLYMPUS OPTICAL CO.,LTD Model: X200,D560Z,C350Z
Exposure Program: Program, Focal length: 7.7 mm, ISO: 64, Exposure time: 1/100 sec, Metering Mode: Multi-Segment, Exposure Bias: 0 EV
Date/Time Creation: November 10, 2003, 12:37 pm
ImageID:1212378, Image size: 1024 x 768 pixels