Battles of the English Civil War

Battles of the English Civil War

The English Civil War is remembered most for three major battles the Battle of Edgehill, the Battle of Marston Moor and the Battle of Naseby. However, a large number of other battles occurred that are frequently overlooked.

 

1642

 

September 23rd: Battle of Powick Bridge.

 

October 23rd: Battle of Edgehill

 

 

1643

 

January 19th: the Battle of Braddock Down

 

March 19th: the Battle of Hopton Heath

 

March 30th: Battle of Seacroft Moor

 

April 13th: Battle of Ripple Field

 

April 25th: Battle of Sourton Down

 

May 16th: Battle of Stratton

 

June 30th: Battle of Adwalton Moor

 

July 5th: Battle of Roundway Down

 

September 20th: First Battle of Newbury

 

1644

 

January 25th: Battle of Nantwich

 

March 29th: Battle of Cheriton

 

June 29th: Battle of Cropredy Bridge

 

July 2nd: Battle of Marston Moor

 

August 21st: Battle of Beacon Hill

 

August 31st: Battle of Castle Dore

 

September 1st: Battle of Tippermuir

 

September 13th: Battle of Aberdeen

 

October 27th: Second Battle of Newbury

 

1645

 

May 9th: Battle of Auldearn

 

June 14th: Battle of Naseby

 

July 2nd: Battle of Alford

 

July 10th: Battle of Langport

 

August 15th: Battle of Kilsyth

 

September 13th: Battle of Philiphaugh

 

September 24th: Battle of Rowton Heath

 

1646

 

February 16th: Battle of Torrington

 

May 5th: Charles surrendered to the Scots

 

1648

 

August 17th: Battle of Preston (lasted until August 19th)


MLA Citation/Reference

"Battles of the English Civil War". HistoryLearningSite.co.uk. 2014. Web.






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