Gates
Gates may refer to:
Spanish Arch
The Spanish Arch (Irish: An Póirse Spáinneach) in Galway city, Ireland, was originally an extension of the city wall from Martin's Tower to the bank of the Corrib, as a measure to protect the city...
Gate operator
A gate operator is a mechanical device used to open and close a gate, such as one at the end of a driveway. There are two main types of electric gate openers – hydraulic or electromechanical; these c...
Fullmetal Alchemist
Fullmetal Alchemist (Japanese: 鋼の錬金術師, Hepburn: Hagane no Renkinjutsushi, lit. "Alchemist of Steel") is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Hiromu Arakawa. It was serial...
Gates of horn and ivory
The gates of horn and ivory are a literary image used to distinguish true dreams (corresponding to factual occurrences) from false. The phrase originated in the Greek language, in which the word for "...
Gates of Homs
36°42′52″E / 34.723185°N 36.714462°E / 34.723185; 36.714462The Gates of Homs refer to gates of the city of Homs in central Syria. Historically under the Abbasid dynasty, the c...
Gates in Jerusalem's Old City Walls
The Old City (Hebrew: העיר העתיקה‎, Ha'Ir Ha'Atiqah, Arabic: البلدة القديمة‎, al-Balda al-Qadimah, Armenian: Երուսաղեմի հին քաղաք, Yerusaghemi hin k'aghak' ) is a 0.9 square kilome...
Písek Gate
Písek Gate (Czech: Písecká brána), also called Bruska Gate (Czech: Bruská brána) is a former city gate of Baroque fortification of Prague, Czech Republic. Once belonging to the fortification s...
Bab Saadoun
Bab Saadoun is one of the gates of the medina of Tunis, the capital of Tunisia. Constructed circa 1350 on the edge of the suburb of Bab Souika, it owes its name to the saint Sidi Bou Saadoun.Controlli...
Cleopatra's Gate
Cleoptra's Gate is a city gate of Tarsus, in Mersin Province, Turkey, named after the Egyptian queen Cleopatra VII.
Tarsus, located in the region known as Cilicia Pedias in Antiquity (modern south...
The Gates of Hell
The Gates of Hell (French: La Porte de l'Enfer) is a monumental sculptural group work by French artist Auguste Rodin that depicts a scene from "The Inferno", the first section of Dante Alighieri's...
Canada Gate and Canada Memorial
Green Park is a park in the City of Westminster, central London. One of the Royal Parks of London, it covers 19 hectares (47 acres) between Hyde Park and St. James's Park. Together with Kensington Gar...
Chalke
The Chalke Gate (Greek: Χαλκῆ Πύλη), was the main ceremonial entrance (vestibule) to the Great Palace of Constantinople in the Byzantine period. The name, which means "the Bronze Gate", was given ...
List of gates in Oslo
A list of streets or roads in the city of Oslo as of 2006
Bab el Khadra
Bab El Khadra is one of the gates of the medina of Tunis, the capital of Tunisia. The original structure, a simple arch erected in 1320 was destroyed and rebuilt in its current form in 1881 by the Fre...
Clapper gates
Clapper Gates are a distinctive type of self-closing double gate, unique to the navigable reaches of the River Trent. They were erected along the towpath of the river in the 18th century, and allow pe...
Minor places in Middle-earth
The stories of J. R. R. Tolkien's Middle-earth legendarium contain references to numerous places. Some of these places are described below.
Azanulbizar See Dimrill Dale
Genex Tower
Genex Tower (Serbian: Кула Генекс, Kula Geneks), or Western City Gate (Serbian: Западна Капија Београда, Zapadna Kapija Beograda), is a 35-storey skyscraper in Belgrade, Serbia, which was desi...
Assassins' Gate (Green Zone)
44°24′03″E / 33.3202°N 44.4007°E / 33.3202; 44.4007The Assassin's Gate is one of four primary points of entry to the Green Zone in Baghdad, Iraq. The name originates from the ...
List of gates in India
List of gates in India
Tears in rain soliloquy
"Tears in Rain", also referred to as "The C-Beams Speech", is a monologue delivered by the replicant Roy Batty (portrayed by Rutger Hauer) in the Ridley Scott film Blade Runner. The final form, altere...
Michael's Gate
17°06′24″E / 48.1451472°N 17.10667°E / 48.1451472; 17.10667In Bratislava, Slovakia, Michael's Gate is the only city gate that has been preserved of the medieval fortifications...