This gateway is the only remaining portion of the Whitefriars 1285-1539. Richard II held a council and lodged here in 1392. Queen Elizabeth was entertained here in 1565 by the Lord Treasurer Burghley

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Photo of William Windover, Richard II, and Ann of Bohemia stone plaque
Lyn Robson on Wikimedia Commons
Photo of White Hart, Hemel Hempstead and Richard II black plaque
Nick Harrison on Flickr
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Simon Harriyott on Flickr
Photo of Elizabeth I of England white plaque
Simon Harriyott on Flickr
Photo of Henry VIII and Elizabeth I of England black plaque
Simon Harriyott on Flickr
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Simon Harriyott on Flickr
Photo of Elizabeth I of England and Christopher Hatton red plaque
Marvin Barretto on Flickr
Photo of Elizabeth I of England, Victoria, and Albert of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha blue plaque
Jeff Stone on Flickr
Photo of Elizabeth I of England bronze plaque
Elliott Brown on Flickr
Photo of Kenilworth Castle and Elizabeth I of England bronze plaque
Elliott Brown on Flickr