Sentence Examples

  • From the east two main roads similarly converge upon the City, which they enter by Aldgate (the suffix in this and other names indicating the former existence of one of the City gates).
  • The Minories, a street leading south from Aldgate, takes name from an abbey of nuns of St Clare (Sorores Minores) founded in 1293.
  • In the latest or third Roman enclosure the line of the wall` ran straight from the Tower to Aldgate, where it bent round somewhat to Bishopsgate.
  • The one on the east was doubtless situated near where Aldgate afterwards stood.
  • From Aldgate and the city walls, marks the extent of the open space around the walls of London known as the Pomoerium.