Sentence Examples


  • As regards names derived from ancient buildings, instances are the streets called London Wall and Barbican, and those named after the numerous gates.
  • Others are Bootham Bar, the main entrance from the N., also having a Norman arch; Monk Bar (N.E.), formerly called Goodramgate, but renamed in honour of General Monk, and Walmgate Bar, of the time of Edward I., retaining the barbican repaired in 1648.