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Sir Thomas Hope’s Troop of Horse

Active1644
CountryScotland
AllegianceCovenanter
ConflictsFirst Civil War
TypeHorse
CaptainSir Thomas Hope
John Cockburn
Area RaisedEdinburgh
Flag Colour
Flag Design
Field ArmiesLeven 1644

Later Captain John Cockburn’s Troop of Horse, also known as the Levied Troop or College of Justice Troop

Covenanter Troop of Horse serving at the siege of Newcastle

Service History

1644

  • Raised in Edinburgh
  • July to October: Siege of Newcastle

Notes

Flags & Equipment

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

Sir Thomas Hope

John Cockburn

Strength

A single troop

See Also