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A Quick Overview of Ludgate Hill
Ludgate Hill is a hill in the City of London, near the old Ludgate, a gate to the City that was taken down, with its attached gaol, in 1780.
- It is the site of St. Paul's Cathedral, traditionally said to have been the site of a Roman temple of the goddess Diana.
- It is one of the three ancient hills of London, the others being Tower Hill and Cornhill.
- The highest point is just north of St. Paul's, at 17.6 metres (58 ft) above sea level.