On This Day – July 21 1789

Bishop's Gate taken from within the City Walls (c) Mark Lusby

Bishop’s Gate taken from within the City Walls (c) Mark Lusby

The London-Derry Journal carried a report on Tuesday July 21, 1789 about the plans for remodelling of Bishop Gate.

“The procession will move (on 12th August) towards the place where Bishops Gate formerly stood and the first stone of the Triumphal Arch will be laid.”

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