battle of Marston Moor


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a battle in 1644 in which the Parliamentarians under the earl of Manchester defeated the Royalists under Prince Rupert

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1644: The Battle of Marston Moor took place, in which Oliver Cromwell's Roundheads defeated Prince Rupert's Cavaliers and left 3,0 dead.
The show, scheduled for the Queen's Jubilee Day in June, sees Corrie favourites divided into Royalists and Parliamentarians to re-enact the 1644 Battle of Marston Moor.
Their part in the fighting helped win the decisive Battle of Marston Moor for the Parliamentarians in 1644.
Sealed Knotters dressing up as Roundheads and re-enacting the Battle of Marston Moor are embarrassing enough, but the sight of an entire nation behaving in this absurd way makes the hairs on the back of my teeth stand on end.
He fought for the Royal cause at the battle of Marston Moor.
Mr Sadler said that the siege had been largely ignored by historians because it followed the Battle of Marston Moor near York, which was regarded as signaling the end for the Royalist cause in the North of England.
00pm) The comedians head to the North of England, where they take part in chainsaw sculpting, dry stone walling and participate in a re-creation of the 1644 Battle of Marston Moor.
The battle of Marston Moor took place in July 1644 in which the Royalists lost the whole of the North.
Then in July came the Battle of Marston Moor, near York, where the victorious Parliamentarian army virtually put paid to the Royalist cause in the North.
Keyboard player, formerly with ELO whose hits include Look At Me Now and Battle of Marston Moor.
In which war was the battle of Marston Moor an important milestone?