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RYE HARBOUR, East Sussex, UK... (click here for location)

Click to ViewThe Rye Harbour Image Library will contain images and anecdotes about the area. For now there are 352 pictures and 285 comments on the site for you to browse through. The site is designed so that you can add your comments about the pictures to build up the history of the village. You can even send us your photos to be added.

Images can be viewed by YEAR, by ALBUM, by GROUP, or by CONTRIBUTOR, or you can use the simple SEARCH at the top of this page.

Click to ViewWhen viewing the pictures, PLEASE leave your own comments using the form at the foot of each page. You might know a face, a date or a story about the photo. In this way we hope to build an extensive collection of information, reminiscences and anecdotes about Rye Harbour that is easily accessible to everyone.

Click to ViewYou are also able to make your own album of the images here and make this publicly available if you wish.
If you want to add your pictures please send them to us at barryyates@sussexwt.org.uk.
We are now starting to include sound files and scanned documents - use the search box for "audio" or "pdf". Video will be coming soon.

Click to ViewA BOOKLET is available describing many aspects of the village history through the memories of local people. It was originally published by the Thomas Peacocke School History Group in 1992.
This revised edition was printed in 2006.
Copies are available for £5 + 75p p&p
Click on the image for details.

Click to ViewThis web site is managed by The Rye Harbour Heritage Group, which was established in 2005, around 200 years after the harbour’s first settlement. It aims to record and promote the rich and varied history of Rye Harbour village.

Click on thumbnails to view.

Latest Pictures
Rye Primary School
Rye Primary School
Hello HerbieArthur Warrener (Titch) RoxanneFlood 6th December 2013
Rye Harbour, from the south-east, 1929 Moored boats beside the Landing Stage 1929Coastguard Station 1929The Old Coastguard Station
The Edwardian wedding of Charles William PopeCamber Castle Golf CourseHarbour Masters from 1850May Day
Latest Comments
Seeing this photograph calls me home. Stay safe and be
Mary and Humphrey were a glory to see together and they
John Doughty sang the herring song on telly
It was great looking at ship spotters saw all the b boa
My sister Jean has already said what a lovely little CH
This picture brings back many happy childhood memories
I remember Connie or `Nurse Hatter` as she was widely k
Lovely to see this old photo of the Coastguard Cottages
Hello Jean - Ted let me know this week that you had lef
Chris, I didn't even know this photo exsisted, But it w
Latest Pictures
Rye Primary School
Hello Herbie
Arthur Warrener (Titch)
Flood 6th December 2013
Rye Harbour, from the south-east, 1929
Moored boats beside the Landing Stage 1929
Coastguard Station 1929
The Old Coastguard Station
The Edwardian wedding of Charles William Pope
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