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Shipquay Gate

Shipquay Street, Derry, Northern Ireland
+44 28 7126 7284
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Steeped in history

This is part of the walled city and steeped in history with plenty of background to read and learn... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
DrNic1
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Germantown
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Today's City has evolved

Today's City has evolved many times and the gate at shipquay street is a fine example of engendered... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
forrestwilson
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Belfast, United Kingdom
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Shipquay Street, Derry, Northern Ireland
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+44 28 7126 7284

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is part of the walled city and steeped in history with plenty of background to read and learn about See it as part of the walled city and walking round the wall

Thank DrNic1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Today's City has evolved many times and the gate at shipquay street is a fine example of engendered stone well over300 years old and still stands

Thank forrestwilson
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is worth a photo op when in town. One of many gates that remain in town. Another piece of history that should be looked at.

Thank coachee1313
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One of the four old gates into the old walled city of Derry (Londonderry). This is the one closest to the Guildhall so easily accessible. There are cannons mounted at the top of the wall near the gate to protect the harbor. Walking through and...More

Thank csarchibald
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

Amazing to see this original gate in the walled city of Derry steeped in history and still in use. Wonderful!

Thank MarOReilly
Reviewed 22 June 2017

Shipquay Gate is one of the original four city gates built in the town's surrounding walls. The present archway dates from 1805.

Thank Linda B
Reviewed 11 June 2017

This is one of the four historic gates of Derry. To walk around the walls and walk through this, and the other gates, is to soak up so much of the events of 'yesteryear'.

Thank rodgask
Reviewed 10 June 2017

This is one of the four original gates into the walled city. The area outside is on landfill so originally ships came up to the gat bringing people from the hill on the other side

Thank Jotum
Reviewed 9 June 2017

As you leave Peace Bridge towards Guidhall, teh Shipquay Gate becomes your 1st impression of the Walled City. Easy to access just to the side, climb up and take a walk, you'll love it.

Thank CodyMav
Reviewed 8 February 2017

Lovely shops and bars especially Jamms for Coffee & food and clothes in the Richmond Centre, however, very steep for walking, get your flat shoes on !!

Thank Margaret D
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