- Said to be one of the four original gates of the City. On London Bridge (S. 42).New made when the bridge was built of stone.First mentioned in records : "Gate of London Bridge," 1287 (Cal. L. Bk. A. p. 228). In ordinances for guarding the City gates.Fell down 1436. Burned 1471, by Faucon-bridge (ib.).So called of the Bridge (ib.).
A Dictionary of London. Henry A Harben. 1918.
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