Routmaster Robert Dundas’ Troop of Horse

Active 1644
CountryScotland
AllegianceCovenanter
ConflictsFirst Civil War
TypeHorse
CaptainDundas
Area RaisedScotland
Flag Colour
Flag Design
Field ArmiesCallendar 1644

Troop of Scots horse serving with Callendar in 1644

Service History

1644

  • Spring: Raised
  • June: Join Callendar’s force
  • July: Siege of Newcastle
  • Likely join one of the Covenanter cavalry regiments

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

Furgol suggests the troop may have joined Sir James Ramsay’s Regiment of Horse

Flags & Equipment

Notable Officers

Robert Dundas

Strength

  • A single troop

See Also