Last stone is laid

Last stone is laid at Paternoster Square

History is made after 126 years, London’s most famous gateway has now been reassembled back in the City. The last remaining stone was fixed into position on 25 August 2004 by CWO, Stonemasons Phil and Jay.

The Corporation of London, has returned London’s last remaining gateway back to the City after it was taken down in 1878. It was then reassembled at Theobalds Park in 1889 where it stood for 116 years. You can follow this historic project and the journey of Sir Christopher Wren’s 2,700 stones in a forthcoming production

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