Aldgate

Aldgate was one of the gates in the former defensive wall around the City of London. It gives its name to Aldgate High Street, the first stretch of the A11 Road which included the site of the former gate.

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The , officially Her Majesty's Royal Palace and Fortress of the , is a historic castle on the north bank of the in . Photo: MatthiasKabel, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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, informally known as The Gherkin, is a commercial skyscraper in 's primary financial district, the . Photo: Aurelien Guichard, CC BY-SA 2.0.

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is a combined bascule and suspension bridge in , built between 1886 and 1894. Photo: Barcex, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Metro station
Aldgate is a London Underground station near Aldgate in the . Photo: TheFrog001, CC0.

Localities in the Area

Quarter
is a district in the and within the . Photo: Diliff, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Locality
is a former hamlet and then civil parish in the .

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