Micklegate Bar York and south west section of city wall.

Micklegate Bar York and south west section of city wall.

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Description
Micklegate Bar provides a dramatic southern entrance to the city of York. The lower section, built in the 12th century and the upper sections in the 14th. century. The severed heads of rebels and traitors were displayed above the gate, including those of Henry Purcey in 1403 and Richard Duke of York in 1460. #bars #city_walls #tourist_attractions #york
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