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THIS DATE IN ENGLISH CIVIL WAR HISTORY

March 12th, 1644 – Sir Thomas Fairfax, realizing Lady Derby is just playing for time in hopes that relief will arrive for Latham House, calls 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 16th, 1646 – THE BATTLE OF TORRINGTON – As the Parliamentarian army under Sir Thomas Fairfax approached Torrington in a steady rain Continue reading

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