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 |**Type**|Foot|  |**Type**|Foot|
 |**Colonel**| Sir John Wauchope of Niddrie| |**Colonel**| Sir John Wauchope of Niddrie|
-|**Area Raised**| | +|**Area Raised**|Midlothian| 
 +| |East Lothian|
 |**Coat Colour**|Grey| |**Coat Colour**|Grey|
 |**Flag Colour**||  |**Flag Colour**||
 |**Flag Design**||  |**Flag Design**||
-|**Field Armies**|Leven 1644|+|**Field Armies**|Callendar ​1644|
 </​WRAP>​ </​WRAP>​
  
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 ====1644==== ====1644====
 +  *June: Wauchope commissioned Colonel
 +  *June: Quartered in Kelso
 +  *July: Taking of Hartlepool
 +  *July: Taking of Gateshead
   *July to October: Siege of Newcastle   *July to October: Siege of Newcastle
  
 ====1645==== ====1645====
-  *February: Battle of Inverlochy (det)+  *February: Battle of Inverlochy (det)?
  
 =====Notes==== =====Notes====
 +A history of the unit is shown in Edward M. Furgol’s //A Regimental History of the Covenanting Armies 1639-1651// Edinburgh, 1990. ISBN 0 85976 194 0
 +
 +Wauchope himself was present at Inverlochy on Argyll'​s galley however the whereabouts of his regiment after the siege of Newcastle are obscure. ​
 =====Coats and Flags===== =====Coats and Flags=====
 =====Notable Officers===== =====Notable Officers=====