Sir Richard Hutton’s Regiment of Foot

Active1642 to 1645
CountryEngland
AllegianceRoyalist
ConflictsFirst Civil War
TypeFoot
ColonelSir Richard Hutton
Area RaisedNorth
Coat Colour
Flag Colour
Flag Design
Field ArmiesNewcastle 1644

Royalist northern regiment of foot serving with the Marquis of Newcastle in 1644

Service History

1642

  • Hutton garrisons Knaresborough Castle

1643

1644

  • March: Battle of Hylton
  • April: Battle of Selby?
  • April to July: Besieged at York
  • July: Battle of Marston Moor
  • August to December: Besieged at Knaresborough Castle
  • December to March 1645: Besieged at Pontefract?

1645

  • March: Battle of Pontefract?
  • March to July: Besieged at Pontefract?

Notes

Coats and Flags

Notable Officers

Sir Richard Hutton

Sir Richard Hutton held Knaresborough until 1644. He was killed at Sherburn in Elmet in 1645, likely riding as a gentleman volunteer with the Northern Horse.

Strength

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