TQ2550 : Inscription on Reigate Castle Gateway

taken 1 year ago, near to Reigate, Surrey, Great Britain

Inscription on Reigate Castle Gateway
Inscription on Reigate Castle Gateway
This photo shows the inscription above the entrance to the former Reigate Castle which was demolished in 1648. The inscription which dates from 1777 says the following:
To
save the memory
of
William Earl Warren
who in old days dwelt here,
and was
a loyal champion of our liberties
from perishing
like his own castle
by the ravages of time,
Richard Barnes
at his own expense
erected this gateway
in the year
1777

On the other side of this gateway is this inscription in Latin.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 8 September, 2018   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 2 January, 2019
Geographical Context
City, Town centre 
Place (from Tags)
Reigate 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 2529 5045 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:14.3689N 0:12.3952W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 2531 5045
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WEST (about 270 degrees)
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