The Story of Romney Marsh

The Story of Romney Marsh

Much of this article was provided by Jill Eddison, then with the Romney Marsh Research Trust which until mid 2012 supported the work of a team of archaeologists, historians and geographers working on the history of the Marsh. Photo © Copyright  Stephen Nunney and licensed for reuse under the Creative Commons Licence. Romney Marsh is … read more …

First posted in Romney Marsh on 3rd October 2009
Last updated: 9th December 2012
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Rye’s Shipbuilding Industry Text slightly adapted from an article by  John Collard (1998) Rise to Importance The shipbuilding industry in Rye and the estuary of the River Rother, together with the manifold trades required to meet maritime requirements, has for centuries undergone phases of boom and depression. Its varying fortunes have been brought about or … read more …

First posted in Maritime Rye on 2nd October 2009
Last updated: 6th December 2012
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