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Cinque Ports

     
Cinque Ports

the Cinque Ports

five sea ports in southeast England (Hastings, Romney, Hythe, Dover, and Sandwich) which, until 1685, had to provide ships for the British king or queen in order to protect the country from attack by sea

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