Romney Marsh is one
of the three great coastal marshlands of southern
England. In common with these marshlands, almost all
of Romney Marsh lies below the level of high tides
and has always under threat of flooding by the sea
or fresh water.
Romny Marsh is also known as the Fifth Continent. Thomas Ingoldsby, the pen name of 19th century author and cleric, wrote in his The Ingoldsby Legends: The World, according to the best geographers, is divided into Europe, Asia, Africa, America, and Romney Marsh.
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