Colonel Edward Brigges’s Regiment of Foot

Active1644? - 1645
CountryEngland
AllegianceParliamentarian
ConflictsFirst Civil War
TypeFoot
ColonelCol Edward Brigges
Area RaisedCumberland
Westmoreland
Coat Colour
Flag Colourunknown
Flag Designunknown
Field Armies

Parliamentarian regiment of foot serving in Yorkshire Cumberland and Westmoreland

Service History

1644

1645

1646

Notes

Possibly a part time militia unit intended to pacify the area following the victory at Marston Moor. Captain Browne's commission stated that he was to exercise his company twice a week.

Notable Officers

Col. Edward Brigges

Commander of all the foot in Westmoreland in February 1646.

Officer List

  • Captain James Browne (23/08/44 - 02/09/45)1)
  • Captain Miles Mann2)
  • Regimental Quartermaster Daniell Fawcett3)

Strength

See Also

1) N.A. SP28/252
2) , 3) N.A. SP28/46/12