The Swedish Gate
The Swedish Gate was one of twenty-five gates built into the fortification wall. The gate got its name thanks to Swedish soldiers who lived in the vicinity. The Swedish Gate built into the wall of a dwelling house in 1698 and allowed a secure and lockable passage to the houses built in the early 17th century on Torna Street behind the city fortification wall.
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