Landport Gate, St George's Road, Portsmouth, Hampshire

RIBApix ref no RIBA40265
Architect/DesignerHawksmoor, Nicholas (1661-1736)
Artist/PhotographerBissell, Gerhard
CountryUK: England
Subject Date1760
Image Date2006
StyleClassical Revival
MediumDigital image
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit Gerhard Bissell / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The former principal entrance into the fortified town of Portsmouth, this is the only town gate to remain in its original position. Its design is attributed to Hawksmoor.

Subject tags

arches, lanterns, city walls, gateways