Sir Ingram Hopton’s Regiment of Horse

Active1643
CountryEngland
AllegianceRoyalist
ConflictsFirst Civil War
TypeHorse
ColonelSir Ingram Hopton
Area RaisedLincolnshire
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Royalist regiment of horse based at Gainsborough

Service History

1643

  • October: Battle of Winceby

Notes

Known as the Gainsborough horse, they fought at the Battle of Winceby where Sir Ingram was killed. The regiment likely disbanded thereafter or were absorbed into another unit.

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Notable Officers

Sir Ingram Hopton

Of Armely Hall, killed at Winceby.

Strength

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