In the rock of Dore Holm is a natural archway, 70 ft.
The road rose so steeply here that in 1812 an effort was made to lessen the slope for coaches by means of an archway, and a new way was completed in 1900.
Over the western archway was a white cage for the muazzin, and outside it was a gigantic minaret 120 ft.
In 1715 William Mackintosh of Borlum (1662-1743) and his force of Jacobite Highlanders captured the Citadel, of which only the name of Citadel Street and the archway in Couper Street have preserved the memory.
An archway leading down to the shore bears an inscription showing that it was erected by George Culmer in 1540, and not far off is the site of a chapel of the Virgin, to which ships were accustomed to lower their top-sails as they passed.
It is a triumphal archway, consisting of three arches, erected in honour of the victory of Theodosius I.
Inside the archway were several doors, leading to different rooms built into the mountain, and Zeb and the Wizard lifted these wooden doors from their hinges and tossed them all on the flames.
The most important relic of its Etruscan period is the Porta dell' Arco, an archway of dark greystone, about 20 ft.
With the exception of the tower of the Kutubia Mosque and a certain archway which was brought in pieces from Spain, there is not, it is asserted, a single stone building in the city; and even bricks (although the local manufacture is of excellent quality) are sparingly employed.
Close to this an archway crosses the road, bearing a Perpendicular building known as the hanging chapel.
This is the Puerta Judiciaria rre de 1 a Plaza de la Artilleria 1 l ï¿½ Plaza de t orte de los Picos (Gate of Judgment), a massive horseshoe archway, surmounted by a square tower, and used by the Moors as an informal court of justice.
In each of the sides was a gigantic archway, the wall being raised in a square from above the entrance.
Bard Head (264 ft.), the most southerly point, is a haunt of eagles, at the foot of which is an archway called the Giant's Leg.
Was an archway, conjectured by Dennis to be a gate of the Roman period, destroyed in 1848.
The archway remains.
Claire gave a hint of a nod, remaining under the archway to the parlor, as if entering might subject her to some vile disease from these common folk.