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covenanter:foot-regiments:viscount-dudhope [02/07/2014 10:35]
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-|**Active**|1643 to 1645|+|**Active**|1643 to 1647|
 |**Country**|Scotland| |**Country**|Scotland|
 |**Allegiance**|Covenanter| |**Allegiance**|Covenanter|
 |**Conflicts**|First Civil War| |**Conflicts**|First Civil War|
-| |Second Civil War| 
 |**Type**|Foot|  |**Type**|Foot|
 |**Colonel**|Viscount Dudhope| |**Colonel**|Viscount Dudhope|
 | |William Baillie| | |William Baillie|
-|**Area Raised**|Forfarshire| +|**Area Raised**|Angus|
 |**Coat Colour**|Grey| |**Coat Colour**|Grey|
 |**Flag Colour**||  |**Flag Colour**||
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 ====1643==== ====1643====
-  *Raised ​+  *August: Dudhope commissioned Colonel of the regiment raised from Angus 
 +  *December: Dundee recruits ordered
  
 ====1644==== ====1644====
 +  *January: Enter England under Leven
   *April to July: Siege of York   *April to July: Siege of York
-  *2ndJuly: Battle of Marston Moor; Dudhope ​killed +  *2nd July: Battle of Marston Moor; Dudhope ​mortally wounded, dying 23rd July 
-  *July: Baillie succeeds Dudhope+  *July: Baillie succeeds Dudhope ​as Colonel
   *July: Siege of York   *July: Siege of York
-  *July to October: Siege of Newcastle+  *August ​to October: Siege of Newcastle ​(withdrawn to Scotland for some time in September)
  
 ====1645==== ====1645====
   *July to September: Siege of Hereford   *July to September: Siege of Hereford
 +====1646==== 
 +  *Return to Scotland 
 +  *March to April: Probably quartered around Glasgow 
 +  *Campaign in North-East??​ 
 +  *December: Quartered in Glasgow 
 +====1647==== 
 +  *January: Quarters altered due to plague 
 +  *February: Disbanded, apart from 1 company sent to reinforce [[covenanter:​foot-regiments:​general-of-artillery|The General of Artillery’s Regiment of Foot]]
 =====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
 +
 Remained with the army in England while Baillie himself returned to Scotland in 1645.  Remained with the army in England while Baillie himself returned to Scotland in 1645. 
 =====Coats, Flags & Equipment===== =====Coats, Flags & Equipment=====
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 ====Viscount Dudhope==== ====Viscount Dudhope====
-James Scrymgour, 2nd Viscount Dudhope, was killed ​at Marston Moor+James Scrymgour, 2nd Viscount Dudhope, was mortally wounded ​at Marston Moor
 ====William Baillie==== ====William Baillie====
 [[ http://​bcw-project.org/​biography/​william-baillie|William Baillie]] succeeded Dudhope as Colonel after Marston Moor. [[ http://​bcw-project.org/​biography/​william-baillie|William Baillie]] succeeded Dudhope as Colonel after Marston Moor.
 =====Strength===== =====Strength=====
 +  *1644: 10 companies
 =====See Also======  =====See Also======
 ===== Links ===== ===== Links =====