Delhi Gate, Arcot

About Delhi Gate Information-Arcot

The Delhi Gate of Arcot in Tamilnadu is a kind of fortification gate or watch tower that was built by Robert Clive in the year of 1751 AD. It is situated on the banks of Palar River in Tamilnadu. The reason behind this construction is to mark for his first capture, Delhi. The entrance of this gate was built like a Mogul arch, using18th Century Architecture. Occasionally this Delhi gate has been used as a Jail.

It is said that the Robert Clive used to take the very important decisions in the upper room of Delhi Gate which is close to the big doorway of stone slab.The attraction became part of the munition of Arcot during its unforgettable defense by Lord Clive in 1751.

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