Side Portal of Roman North Gate of CCAA - Cologne, Germany
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member pseudoprime
N 50° 56.486 E 006° 57.392
32U E 356436 N 5645300
Quick Description: This is a remnant of the North gate of Roman Cologne.
Location: Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
Date Posted: 4/27/2009 7:25:15 AM
Waymark Code: WM69AR
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member tiki-4
Views: 227

Long Description:
This gate of the Roman city (Colonia Claudia Ara Agrippinensium) was built around 50 AD when the city was founded. The side portal was rebuilt above the remains of the city gate and wall in 1971.

This site is also a virtual geocache (GC5B4A).
Most Relevant Historical Period: Roman Empire > 27 B.C.

Admission Fee: 0

Opening days/times:
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Web Site: [Web Link]

Condition: Some remaining traces (ruins) or pieces

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