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royalist:foot-regiments:john-baynes [05/02/2014 19:36]
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royalist:foot-regiments:john-baynes [21/07/2016 17:53] (current)
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 |**Type**|Foot|  |**Type**|Foot|
 |**Colonel**|John Baynes| |**Colonel**|John Baynes|
-|**Area Raised**| |+|**Area Raised**|Isle of Man|
 |**Coat Colour**| | |**Coat Colour**| |
 |**Flag Colour**||  |**Flag Colour**||
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 </​WRAP>​ </​WRAP>​
  
-//Royalist foot fighting at Wigan Lane in the Third Civil War//+//​Royalist ​Manx foot fighting at Wigan Lane in the Third Civil War//
   
 ===== Service History ===== ===== Service History =====
  
 ====1651==== ====1651====
-  *August: Battle of Wigan Lane+  ​*Raised on the Isle of Man 
 +  *August: Shipped to Lancashire (15th)((Terribly Obscure Battles of the English Civil War 1. Wigan Lane, 25th August 1651 by Stuart Reid in English Civil War Notes and Queries Issue 1, pp 3-4, Eds. David Ryan & Hawk Norton, Jan 1984)) 
 +  *August: March from Warrington to Preston ​ (21st) 
 +  ​*August: Battle of Wigan Lane   (25th)
  
 =====Notes==== =====Notes====
-Likely ​a single company, Baynes also led some troops of horse at Wigan Lane. +Perhaps ​a single ​large company, Baynes also led some troops of horse at Wigan Lane. The Manxmen quickly surrendered to Lilburne after the defeat of the Royalist ​horse at Wigan Lane. 
 =====Coats, Flags and Equipment===== =====Coats, Flags and Equipment=====
 =====Notable Officers===== =====Notable Officers=====
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 Taken prisoner at Wigan Lane Taken prisoner at Wigan Lane
 =====Strength===== =====Strength=====
 +  *250 Manx foot on arrival in Lancashire
 =====See Also======  =====See Also======
 ===== Links ===== ===== Links =====