REMAINS OF NORTH TOWER OF ROMAN EAST GATE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
I
List Entry Number:
1388538
Date first listed:
02-Oct-1969
Date of most recent amendment:
20-Dec-1999
Statutory Address:
REMAINS OF NORTH TOWER OF ROMAN EAST GATE, EASTGATE

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Location

Statutory Address:
REMAINS OF NORTH TOWER OF ROMAN EAST GATE, EASTGATE

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:
Lincolnshire
District:
Lincoln (District Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SK 97841 71933

Details

LINCOLN

SK9771NE EASTGATE 1941-1/9/98 (North side) 02/10/69 Remains of north tower of Roman east gate

I

Formerly known as: Roman east gateway EASTGATE. Remains of the north tower of the Roman east gate. C1 and C2, extended and altered C3. Excavated and restored 1964. Ashlar and dressed stone facings to a rubble core. Semicircular eastern addition to rectangular wall turret. Doorway to south, flight of steps in north-west corner. C20 posts marking the position of the posts of the C1 legionary fortress gate. Approx. 15m long and 10m wide, 2m high. This building is an important part of the defences of the legionary fortress and the Colonia. Scheduled Ancient Monument, County No.165. (Buildings of England : Lincolnshire: Pevsner N: Lincolnshire: London: 1989-: 515).





Listing NGR: SK9784171933

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
485983
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Pevsner, N, Harris, J, Antram, N, The Buildings of England: Lincolnshire, (1989), 515

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

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Date: 07 Jun 2005
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