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Wornitz Tor gate, Dinkelsbuhl, Bavaria

RIBApix ref no RIBA27695
Artist/PhotographerDeakin, Ralph (1888-1952)
CountryGermany
CityDinkelsbuhl
Subject Date1300
Image Date1930
ViewExterior
MediumPhotoprint
Library ReferenceDK/G/175 (DKN/G/219)
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Ralph Deakin / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The Wornitz Tor is the east gate and the oldest of the four main gates to the city. The tower, built from rounded stone blocks, was heightened at the end of the 14th century, while the Renaissance gable and the clock were added in the 16th century.

Subject tags

houses, stone, squares, clock towers, gateways