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It is composed of a single central arch with a flat top, surmounted by a classical rotunda on columns, topped by a stone ball on a spire.
The Landport Gate is the only one of the town gates of Portsmouth that remains in its original position. It stood midway along the northern defensive walls enclosing Portsmouth, between Guy's Bastion and Town Mount Bastion.
About Landport Gate
Address: St George's Road, Portsmouth, Hampshire, England
Attraction Type: Historic Building
Location: Open access on the north side of St George's Road (B2154), near Portsmouth Harbour. Paid parking nearby.
Website: Landport Gate
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Photo Credit: Open source image, original by Basher Eyre
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