The Black Gate, Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear

The Black Gate, Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Photograph taken 01 September 2001 © Mr Bob Cottrell ARPS AFIAP DPAGB. Source English H ref: 304446

The Black Gate was the gatehouse to Newcastle's castle. It was built in the mid-13th century, altered in the early 17th century and restored in 1883 for the Society of Antiquaries, Newcastle. It is now a museum and private library

Location

Tyne and Wear Newcastle upon Tyne

Period

Medieval (Middle Ages) (1066 - 1484)

Tags

gate tower defence museum castle Medieval (1066 - 1484)