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Moor Gate

Building  To 1761

Categories: London Wall

This gate was made in the London Wall early in the 15th century to allow access to Moor Fields, marshy moor-land outside the wall. By 1606 the area had been improved and became London's first public park, still open to the public as Finsbury Circus gardens.

See Cripplegate for the full list of 8 gates of old London.

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Moor Gate

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Moor Gate

Site of Moor Gate, demolished 1761. Corporation of the City of London

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