Sir Christopher Lowther’s Regiment of Horse

Activeto 1644
CountryEngland
AllegianceRoyalist
ConflictsFirst Civil War
TypeHorse
ColonelSir Christopher Lowther
Area RaisedCumberland
Flag Colour
Flag Design
Field ArmiesGarrison

Obscure Royalist regiment of horse from Cumberland

Service History

Notes

Likely part of the garrison of Whitehaven and Cockermouth.

Flags and Equipment

Notable Officers

A list of the regiment's officers is shown in Officers and Regiments of the Royalist Army by Stuart Reid (Partizan Press).

Sir Christopher Lowther

Sir Christopher Lowther was governor of Whitehaven and Cockermouth Castle. He died in 1644.

Strength

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