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By Alan Dickinson

Rye is an engaging Sussex port and industry city outfitted on a former island hilltop. mendacity on the convergence of 3 tidal rivers and surrounded by way of the flat land of the Romney marshes, it has loved a wealthy background seeing that its beginning within the 11th century. the numerous strands in its tale contain defence, alternate, fishing, shipbuilding, agriculture, retail and industry companies for a large rural hinterland. extra lately, town has chanced on good fortune as a centre for tourism, relaxation and the arts.Using contrasting photos together with pictures, drawings and prints, Alan Dickinson goals to discover how the passage of time has affected town. The reader is invited to examine the agricultural environment of town, in addition to its monuments, streets, constructions, rivers and quays, and will be shocked via how little has replaced within the neighborhood scene. fans for boats, land shipping and dress will locate a lot of curiosity in Rye via Time.

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