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The barons of the Cinque Ports, and the parliamentary representation of Hythe

by George Wilks

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Published by Printed by J. English in Folkestone .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cinque Ports (Association) -- History -- Sources.,
  • Hythe (Kent, England) -- History -- Sources.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby George Wilks
    GenreSources.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination126 p., [2] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages126
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24180997M
    OCLC/WorldCa4031251

    FOLKESTONE, a municipal borough, seaport and wateringplace of Kent, England, within the parliamentary borough of Hythe, 71 m. 0 It is mainly Early English, but the original church, attached to a Benedictine priory, was founded in on the site of a convent established by Eanswith, daughter of Eadbald, king of Kent in The Great and Ancient Charter of the Cinque-Ports, and its members, from the first granted by King Ed the 1st to the last charter granted by King Charles the 2nd. Dover: Printed by C Mate, []. The Great and Ancient Charter of the Cinque-Ports of Our Lord the King, and of the Members of the same.

    Sussex (/ ˈ s ʌ s ɪ k s /), from the Old English Sūþsēaxe (South Saxons), is a historic county in South East England corresponding roughly in area to the ancient Kingdom of is bounded to the west by Hampshire, north by Surrey, northeast by Kent, south by the English Channel, and divided for many purposes into the ceremonial counties of West Sussex and Status: Historic county (current), Ceremonial . Pages, A4, (mm x mm) portrait format. ISBN: (hardback) Price: £ Published by Adlestrop Press Release date March 11th With illustrations and 55 .

    A RTHUR had arrived at man’s estate, and his people would fain that he should take a wife, so that, if, like his uncle, Aurelius Ambrosius, he were taken from them, he might, unlike him, leave an heir of his own blood. Among the petty kings of the West was Leodogran, King of Cameliard, a county represented at this day by Camelot or Cadbury-fort, and a cluster of other places in the . HASTINGS, the principal of the cinque-ports, a borough and market-town, having separate jurisdiction, and the head of a union, locally in the rape of Hastings, E. division of Sussex, 69 miles (E.) from Chichester, and 61½ (S.E.) from London; containing, with part of the parishes of Bexhill and St. Leonard's, 11, inhabitants.


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English, [pref. ] (OCoLC) Material Type: Document, Internet resource: Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File: All Authors / Contributors: George Wilks. Until the Reform Actthere were eight constituencies in the Parliament of England and its successors related to the cinque ports.

The cinque port constituencies were slightly different from parliamentary Act abolished most such distinctions, and disfranchised some of the cinque ports as rotten.

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George Wilks has written: 'The barons of the Cinque Ports, and the parliamentary representation of Hythe' -- subject(s): Accessible book, Sources, History Asked in. The Cinque Ports As has previously been said, the position of Kent, lying as it does between London and the continent, gave it an exceptional importance in the Middle Ages.

The towns on the Kent coast enjoyed a corresponding importance, since they were at once the ports through which most of the continental traffic passed, and also England’s.

Dover see below; Hythe had inHythe Assembly Bookpp.For the other boroughs, an estimate of the number of freemen in can Wilks, The Barons of the Cinque Ports and the Parliamentary Representation of Hythe (Folkestone, ), 81, ELECTION ISSUES IN MID-SEVENTEENTH-CENTURY KENT. The barons of the Cinque Ports: those of whom were appointed as ‘barons’ to look after the strategically important towns of Sandwich, Dover, Hythe, New Romney and Hastings, representing the interests of all their inhabitants and.

The barons of the Cinque Ports: those of whom were appointed as ‘barons’ to look after the strategically important towns of Sandwich, Dover, Hythe, New Romney and Hastings, representing the interests of all their inhabitants and mercantile trade, were also in the club.

The main lay francises were those of the Cinque Ports and the Honour of Pevensey. The Cinque Ports were a group of coastal towns in Kent and Sussex that were given ancient rights and privileges. The main rights were the exemption of taxes and duties and the right to enforce the laws in their : Ceremonial county (until ).

Rye was a parliamentary constituency centred on the town of Rye in East Sussex. Dover Cinque Ports Freemen 2 1, 15 Retained two seats Hastings Cinque Ports Resident freemen 2 20 7 Retained two seats Hythe Cinque Ports Freemen. As one of the barons of the Cinque ports he also represented Hastings at the coronations of James II, Chapter I The North Foreland—Ramsgate—Deal—Dover—Hythe, and some other Cinque Ports.

The great headland, famous as the North Foreland, dazzling white on a bright summer’s day, and grey when the weather is cloudy; capped with green turf which is by turns, according to the season, the greenest and the least green in England, is familiar to all who have gone down.

The liberty of Romney Marsh has petty and general sessions. The justices of the Cinque Ports exercise certain jurisdiction, the non-corporate members of the Cinque Ports of Dover and Sandwich having separate commissions of the peace and courts of quarter sessions.

The central criminal court has jurisdiction over certain parishes adjacent to London. This is a facsimile or image-based PDF made from scans of the original book.

Kindle: KB: This is an E-book formatted for Amazon Kindle devices. EBook PDF: MB: This text-based PDF or EBook was created from the HTML version of this book and is part of the Portable Library of Liberty. ePub: KB. Inthe king, by a coup d'état, recovered some of the power of which his barons had deprived him; and, the fleet of the Cinque Ports having been fitted out on behalf of the barons for the maintenance of their authority as against that of the Crown, Henry went in person to Dover, and, on May 2nd, took into his own hands the custody of the.

In New Romney paid 8d. to Peter Dibb, the deputy marshal of the admiralty of the Cinque Ports, to take the return to Dover, and in Hythe gave 8d. to the boder for the same reason The copy of the indenture retained by the borough was meant to be identical with the one filed in Chancery, but differences in dating are not unknown.

Parliament to the Divine Right of Kings to Later writs were sent to the barons and bailiffs of the Cinque Ports commanding them to send Although parliamentary representation had been increased over the centuries the electorate was based on wealth. The Cinque Ports, from the Norman French for ‘five ports,’ were first mentioned in a Royal Charter of and originally consisted of the five ports of Hastings, New Romney, Hythe, Dover and Sandwich; these five ports were known as the Head Ports.

Rye and Winchelsea joined them as Head Ports in the thirteenth century in what then. a dictionary of medieval terms and phrases The Western name derives from classical usage: the Roman fortress, next to which al-Kahirah was founded, was called Babylon-on .The Fisher Gate on the quay dates from and has been scheduled as an Ancient is the only one of the original mediaeval town gates to survive.

It is a Grade I listed building. The nearby Barbican dates from the 14th century and stands at the end of the bridge over the River Stour where it acted as a toll house. On 28 Augustafter four years of District: Dover.Hastings, Ifomney, Hythe, Dover, and SatuUvich w’ere the original ports.

and Rye were added later. The Cinque Ports were created by William the Conqueror,’ and, in consideration of their furnishing a certain quota of ships of war for the King’s use. when demanded, were endowed with various privileges.