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THIS DATE IN ENGLISH CIVIL WAR HISTORY

March 7th, 1643 – Queen Henrietta Marie, the self-styled “She- Majesty, La Generalissima”, and her caravan of supplies and mercenaries for King Continue reading

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THIS DATE IN ENGLISH CIVIL WAR HISTORY

March 1st, 1645 – Sir Marmaduke Langdale and his Northern Horse Continue reading

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THIS DATE IN ENGLISH CIVIL WAR HISTORY: WOMEN’S STUDIES STUDENTS TAKE NOTE

February 28th, 1644 – Latham House, one of the few Royalist strongholds left in Lancaster by 1644, came under siege by Continue reading

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THIS DATE IN ENGLISH CIVIL WAR HISTORY

February 27th, 1643 – Major General Thomas Ballard and his 6,000 Lincolnshire Parliamentarians, augmented by a force of Continue reading

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THIS DATE IN ENGLISH CIVIL WAR HISTORY

February 26th, 1645 – Langdale and his Royalist forces continue their Continue reading

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THIS DATE IN ENGLISH CIVIL WAR HISTORY

February 23rd, 1643 – Prince Rupert leads a force in a sally from Continue reading

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THIS DATE IN ENGLISH CIVIL WAR HISTORY

February 22nd, 1643 – After seventeen days at sea, Queen Henrietta Marie arrives in Bridlington with the professional army she raised for Continue reading

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