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Bristol and the Civil War 1642-1645

Bristol and the Civil War 1642-1645

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Published by Bristol Branch of the Historical Association in Bristol .
Written in English


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ContributionsHistorical Association. Bristol Branch.
The Physical Object
Pagination11 sheets :
Number of Pages11
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Open LibraryOL21680359M


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This second in a series of books on Bristol's history gives a vivid account of her most trying years—the Civil War period. It begins with a look at slavery as it existed in the new town in those years just prior to the beginning of the war. For a town its size, Bristol had a surprising number of slaves.4/4(1).

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The loss of Bristol in was therefore a huge blow to the Royalist cause. This book is surely one of the most important written on the civil wars in recent times.3/5(1). CRW: Cavaliers, the Royalist Army at WarJohn Barratt (Stroud ) CWH: The Civil War in Hereford, Paul Rollinson, CWIH: The Civil War in HampshireRev.

Godwin (Southampton ) DBD: The English Civil War Day By Day, Wilfrid Emberton (Stroud ) DNB: Dictionary of National Biography. The South-West, I n JulyKing Charles commissioned the Marquis of Hertford lieutenant-general of the six south-western counties of Hampshire, Wiltshire, Dorset, Somerset, Devon and Cornwall and sent him into the West with a Commission of Array and instructions to rally support for the Royalist cause.

Hertford intended to set up his headquarters at Bristol, but abandoned the plan in. The Storming of Bristol took place on 26 Julyduring the First English Civil Royalist army under Prince Rupert of the Rhine, King Charles's nephew and lieutenant Bristol and the Civil War 1642-1645 book, captured the important city and port of Bristol from its weakened Parliamentarian city remained under Royalist control until the second siege of Bristol in September of Location: Bristol.

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Of the two hundred or so merchants in Bristol, not more than thirty showed even minimal commitment to one side or the other, and of those about twenty were involved with the : The loss of Bristol in was therefore a huge blow to the Royalist cause.

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An illustrated account of the English Civil War, whi /5. 14 January – English Civil War: Fairfax appointed Commander-in-Chief. 29 January–22 February – English Civil War: Treaty of Uxbridge, armistice talks at Uxbridge, which prove fruitless.

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