J4187 : The North Gate, Carrickfergus

taken 12 years ago, near to Eden and Woodburn, Northern Ireland

The North Gate, Carrickfergus
The North Gate, Carrickfergus
See J4187 : Town wall, Carrickfergus (3). This is the North Gate in North Street, Carrickfergus. It was erected in 1608 and restored in 1911 for the coronation of George V. J4187 : The North Gate, Carrickfergus (2) shows North Street and the North Gate in July 1982.
The town wall, Carrickgergus

Carrickfergus was founded by the Norman John deCourcy who built a castle there in 1180. The town wall, started in 1579, was completed in 1615. Some of it has long since disappeared, some is little more than a few stones and some has been restored.
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 3 April, 2007   (more nearby)
Tuesday, 3 April, 2007
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Subject Location
Irish: geotagged! J 413 876 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:42.9936N 5:48.4745W
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Irish: geotagged! J 413 875
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SOUTH (about 180 degrees)
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