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Page 181. " I had strayed through Moorgate "
A fragment of the 'London Wall' at Coopers Row
Creative Commons Attribution Share AlikeA fragment of the 'London Wall' at Coopers Row - Credit: John Winfield, Wikimedia Commons

Moorgate is a street in London which connects the City of London to the boroughs of Islington and Hackney.

Originally, Moorgate was a postern (a small inconspicuous gateway) in the London Wall, the defensive structure built by the Romans around the city they called Londinium.