The English Civil War

England's Civil War Period of the 16th to 18th Centuries.

''Personal Rule'' of Charles I

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/personal-rule-of-charles-i 30th Aug 2021 - The Personal Rule of King Charles I, was a 10-year period of English History (roughly 1630-1640). The King, at odds with Parliament dissolved the Ruli …

''Mercurius Civicus''

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/mercurius-civicus 14th Aug 2021 - The ''Mercurius Civicus'' was an example of an early ''political propaganda'' Newspaper – first printed and circulated in the year 1643 AD. The …

''New Model'' Army

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/new-model-army 31st Jul 2021 - The term ''New Model Army'' applies to that Period in History (1645 AD) known as The English Civil War. It identifies Soldiers known as ''Parliamentar …

Waller's Regiment of Foot Flag

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/wallers-regiment-of-foot-flag 31st Jul 2021 - Formed as a part of The Parliamentarian ''New Army'', Sir Richard Waller raised His Regiment of Foot in 1645. They numbered 1,000 Officers and Men and …

William Hiseland

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/william-hiseland 31st Jul 2021 - William Hiseland holds twin claims in English History. The first, that He was (by claim) the ''oldest'' Soldier to have actively served during The Eng …

Butler's Light Regiment of Horse Flag

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/butlers-light-regiment-of-horse-flag 31st Jul 2021 - The Parliamentarian Regiment, raised to oppose English King Charles I – was commanded by Colonel Robert Butler. The Regiment was deployed primar …

Queen's Regiment of Horse Flag

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/queens-regiment-of-horse-flag 31st Jul 2021 - The Queen's Regiment of Horse was a Royalist Cavalry Standard carried in The English Civil War. The Regiment was dedicated to English King Charles I w …

Inchiguin's Regiment of Horse Flag

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/inchiguins-regiment-of-horse-flag 31st Jul 2021 - Raised in 1643, Lord Inchiguin's Regiment of Horse was first deployed to Ireland to participate in The Irish Confederate War. The relatively small Uni …

City of Trent Trained Band Flag

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/city-of-trent-trained-band-flag 31st Jul 2021 - As we have seen, Trained Bands were an early attempt by Parliamentarian Forces to establish a Militia System of trained Civilians – who could be …

Clubmen

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/clubmen 31st Jul 2021 - In the early phases of The English Civil Wars (1642-1651), both Parliamentarian and Royalist Forces were motivated by great passions for each of their …

The Battle of Hopton Heath

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/the-battle-of-hopton-heath 31st Jul 2021 - The Battle of Hopton Heath was fought on March 19, 1643, as part of The English Civil War. Both Royalists and Parliamentarians claimed victory. The go …

Flag of The Sheffield Regiment of Horse

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/flag-of-the-sheffield-regiment-of-horse 31st Jul 2021 - The Sheffield Regiment of Horse, commanded by Colonel Thomas Sheffield – served in all three periods of The English Civil War (from 1645 until 1 …