Eastgate, Chester

place and gate

Aged unknown

Commemorated on 1 plaque

The Eastgate. This was the site of the Eastern gateway of the Roman Fortress, part of which was incorporated into the medieval gate. The present arch was built 1768-9 at the expense of Richard, Earl Grosvenor. The clock above commemorates the Diamond Jubilee of Queen Victoria in 1897.

The Eastgate, Chester, United Kingdom where it sited