Bootham Bar, York, York

Bootham Bar, York, York
Photograph taken April 1967 © Copyright Crown copyright.NMR ref: yc 836

Bootham Bar was built on the site of a Roman legionary fortress. The outer arch dates from the 11th century with the remainder added in the 12th and 14th centuries.

Location

York York

Period

Medieval (Middle Ages) (1066 - 1484)

Tags

building gateway defence town wall 1960s (1960 - 1969) street medieval (1066 - 1484)