the Week of Christ the King / Proper 29 / Ordinary 34
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The Nuttall Encyclopedia
An interesting old port in the SE. corner of Sussex, situated on rising ground flanked by two streams, 63 m. SE. from London, one of the Cinque Ports ( q. v .); the retiral of the sea has left it now 2 m. inland; has a fine Norman and Early English church.
Wood, James, ed. Entry for 'Rye'. The Nuttall Encyclopedia. https://www.studylight.org/​encyclopedias/​eng/​nut/​r/rye.html. Frederick Warne & Co Ltd. London. 1900.