Docwra memorial gates

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The Docwra family memorial gateway

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EC1, St John's Square

Gate-building seems to run in the family: in 1504 Sir Thomas Docwra rebuilt the nearby St John's Gate.

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Docwra memorial gates

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Docwra family

The Docwra's were in the building trade. The picture source website provides...

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