|Easton's Bible Dictionary|
One of the gates of Jerusalem mentioned by Nehemiah (3:1, 32; 12:39). It was in the eastern wall of the city.
Sheep-gate (2 Occurrences)
Nehemiah 3:1 And Eliashib the high priest rose up with his brethren the priests, and they built the sheep-gate. They hallowed it, and set up its doors; and they hallowed it even to the tower of Meah, to the tower of Hananeel. (DBY WBS YLT)
Nehemiah 3:32 And between the ascent of the corner and the sheep-gate repaired the goldsmiths and the dealers. (DBY WBS YLT)