King Edward VII

Edwardian Rye 1901-1910

Edwardian Rye 1901-1910

The Coronation portrait of Edward VII is by Luke Fildes (Wikipedia). This summary of life in Rye 100 years ago is the Introduction to our former Curator’s book on the subject: Edwardian Rye from contemporary photographs by Geoffrey S Bagley (Rye Museum Association 1974). Geoffrey Bagley wrote much else about Rye’s history besides. His Edwardian Rye … read more …

First posted in Rye Town History on 17th November 2009
Last updated: 7th December 2012
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