Lord Mansfield’s Regiment of Horse

Active1644
CountryEngland
AllegianceRoyalist
ConflictsFirst Civil War
TypeHorse
ColonelLord Mansfield
Area Raised
Flag Colour
Flag Design
Field ArmiesNewcastle 1644

Royalist regiment of horse serving in the Marquis of Newcastle’s army in 1644

Service History

1644

  • July: Battle of Marston Moor

Notes

Flags

Notable Officers

Lord Mansfield

Charles Cavendish, Viscount Mansfield was the eldest son and heir of the Marquis of Newcastle.

  • Captain John Thomlinson

Contemporary References

From original research by Victor Judge aka BCW user 1642

Dugdale's Visitation of Yorkshire 1665:

John Thomlinson of Thorgamby in co. Ebor. Captaine of Horse under the Lord Mansfield (son and heire to the Marquess of Newcastle) in the service of King Charles the first.

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