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© Ms Naomi J. Hughes

IoE Number: 470155
Location: KALEYARD GATE, CITY WALLS
  CHESTER, CHESTER, CHESHIRE
Photographer: Ms Naomi J. Hughes
Date Photographed: 23 September 2002
Date listed: 28 July 1955
Date of last amendment: 06 August 1998
Grade I

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CHESTER CITY (IM) SJ4066NE CITY WALLS 595-1/2/112 Kaleyard Gate 28/07/55 (Formerly Listed as: City Walls & Towers incl. foundations of SE angle Roman Fortress wall & tower) GV I A gated opening for pedestrians through the City Walls cut c1275 for the monks of St Werburgh's Abbey to have direct access to their vegetable garden, by permission of Edward I. Subsequently repaired in various periods. A simple rebated stone opening with double-boarded oak door opening outward. It is of special interest as the only medieval gateway in Chester in approximately its original form to remain in use and closed nightly.

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