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Not the most impressive city gate

The original St John’s gate was closed in the 14th due to political upheaval. In the late 1680s... read more

Reviewed 31 July 2018
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31 Jul 2018
“Not the most impressive city gate”
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Reviewed 31 July 2018

The original St John’s gate was closed in the 14th due to political upheaval. In the late 1680s, the gate was reopened as a simple arched gateway in the ramparts.The wall above has typical Breton machicolations, like those seen on Porte prison (reviewed elsewhere). So...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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