Colonel Nathaniel Whetham’s Regiment of Horse

Active1643 to 1646
CountryEngland
AllegianceParliamentarian
ConflictsFirst Civil War
TypeHorse
ColonelNathaniel Whetham
Thomas Lydcott
Area RaisedNorthampton
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Field Armies

Later Colonel Thomas Lydcott’s Regiment of Horse

Parliamentarian regiment of horse in garrison at Northampton

Service History

1643

  • October: Defence of Northampton?
  • December: Skirmish at Towcester
  • December: Storm of Grafton House

1644

  • August: Skirmish at Canons Ashby?
  • August to October: Siege of Banbury Castle?
  • October: Fail to prevent relief of Banbury Castle?
  • Lydcott replaces Whetham

1645

  • January: Defence of Abingdon
  • February: Skirmish at Daventry
  • June: Battle of Naseby
  • June: Siege of Leicester
  • September: Battle of Rowton Heath

1646

  • January to May: Siege of Banbury Castle

Notes

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Notable Officers

A list of officers is shown in Laurence Spring's Waller's Army, The Regiments of Sir William Waller's Southern Association The Pike and Shot Association 2007 ISBN 978-1-902768-34-2

Colonel Nathaniel Whetham

Colonel Thomas Lydcott

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