Sir William Saville’s Regiment of Foot

Active1642-5
CountryEngland
AllegianceRoyalist
ConflictsFirst Civil War
TypeFoot
ColonelSir William Saville
Area RaisedYorkshire
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Royalist Regiment of Foot serving in Yorkshire

Service History

1642

  • December: Repulsed from Bradford

1643

  • January: Skirmish at Bradford?
  • January: Stormed at Leeds

1644

  • July to August: Besieged at Sheffield Castle
  • December to March 1645: Besieged at Pontefract?

1645

  • March: Battle of Pontefract
  • August: Storm of Huntingdon?

Notes

After Beaumont surrenders at Sheffield, remains of regiment may have been combined with Sir Thomas Wheatley’s

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Notable Officers

Sir William Saville

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