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West Port - St.Andrews, Fife.
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member creg-ny-baa
N 56° 20.325 W 002° 48.047
30V E 512316 N 6243800
Quick Description: Stone arch gateway on the junction of South Street and Bridge Street, St.Andrews, Scotland.
Location: Northern Scotland, United Kingdom
Date Posted: 9/7/2016 3:10:40 AM
Waymark Code: WMT13T
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member GeoRams
Views: 1

Long Description:
Now managed by Historic Scotland, this stone archway lies at the western end of St.Andrews` busy South Street. The sign nearby reads "The West Port is one of the few surviving Scottish city gates. In a building contract drawn up in 1589 the gate was to be a copy of Edinburgh`s Netherbow Port. The West Port was restored in 1843."
Property page on English Heritage website: [Web Link]

I am an English Heritage Member: no

Property Address:
Junction of South Street and Bridge Street, St.Andrews KY16 9EG


Property maintained by:: Historic Scotland

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