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covenanter:horse-regiments:ludovick-leslie [14/05/2014 19:29]
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-|**Active**|1645|+|**Active**|1645 ​to 1647|
 |**Country**|Scotland| |**Country**|Scotland|
 |**Allegiance**|Covenanter| |**Allegiance**|Covenanter|
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   *Raised   *Raised
   *Garrison of Tynemouth Castle   *Garrison of Tynemouth Castle
 +  *November to May 1646: Siege of Newark
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 +====1646====
 +  *July to August: Quartered in Northumberland
 +  *August to November: Quartered in Northumberland and Westmorland
 +
 +====1647====
 +  *January: Scots leave Tynemouth Castle
 +  *February: Disbanded at Kelso
  
 =====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
 =====Flags and Equipment===== =====Flags and Equipment=====
 =====Notable Officers===== =====Notable Officers=====
 A list of the regiment'​s officers is shown in Stuart Reid's //Scots Armies of the 17th Century 1. The Army of the Covenant 1639-1651// Partizan Press 1998 ISBN 094652550 ​ A list of the regiment'​s officers is shown in Stuart Reid's //Scots Armies of the 17th Century 1. The Army of the Covenant 1639-1651// Partizan Press 1998 ISBN 094652550 ​
 ====Ludovick Leslie==== ====Ludovick Leslie====
 +Became colonel of [[covenanter:​foot-regiments:​sir-john-home-of-ayton|Sir John Home of Ayton’s Regiment of Foot]] and governor of Tynemouth Castle. ​
 =====Strength===== =====Strength=====
-A single troop+  *January 1646: A single troop of 80 men and 4 officers
 =====See Also======  =====See Also======
 ===== Links ===== ===== Links =====