One of only two remaining medieval gates giving access to the cathedral close  surrounding Lincoln Cathedral (the other being Exchequer Gate).  Potter Gate was restored in 1884, and now stands on a traffic island at the bottom of Pottergate, where the road meets Wragby Road, Lindum Road, and Lindum Terrace. It consiste of a single high arch with an upper story above, surmounted by battlements.

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About Pottergate
Address: Pottergate, Lincoln, Lincolnshire, England, LN2 1NS
Attraction Type: Historic Building
Location: A very short walk from the cathedral in uphill Lincoln.
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OS: SK980716
Photo Credit: David Ross and Britain Express


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