Sir Arthur Blayney’s Regiment of Horse

Active1646 to 1648
CountryWales
AllegianceRoyalist
ConflictsFirst Civil War
Second Civil War
TypeHorse
ColonelSir Arthur Blayney
Area RaisedNorth Wales
Flag Colour
Flag Design
Field ArmiesGarrison

Royalist North Wales regiment of horse serving in the First and Second Civil Wars

Service History

1646

  • June to March 1647: Besieged at Harlech Castle

1647

  • March: Surrender at Harlech Castle

1648

  • Raised again in the North Wales Rising
  • October: Battle of Beaumaris (one troop)

Notes

Flags and Equipment

Notable Officers

Sir Arthur Blayney

Sir Arthur Blayney was High Sheriff of Montgomery, signed the surrender documents at Harlech and was knighted after Beaumaris.

Strength

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