Former gates of glory and the old home of The News

Stanhope Road in the 1950s.  The Evening News and Hampshire Telegraph offices in Stanhope Road.
Stanhope Road in the 1950s. The Evening News and Hampshire Telegraph offices in Stanhope Road.
HNMZS Achilles, a veteran of the battle of the River Plate. After the war she was sold to India and was finally broken up in 1978 when 55 years old.

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I suppose everyone must know of the former gates to the old town of Portsmouth: King James’s Gate holding sway in Burnaby Road, Lion Gate within the dockyard and Unicorn Gate, now the main gate into the dockyard at the end of Unicorn Road.

I suppose everyone must know of the former gates to the old town of Portsmouth: King James’s Gate holding sway in Burnaby Road, Lion Gate within the dockyard and Unicorn Gate, now the main gate into the dockyard at the end of Unicorn Road.