Monument record MDR2578 - Civil War Battle, Egginton

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Full Description

In March 1644 there was a battle on Eggington Heath between the Royalists and Sir John Gell's forces in which the Royalists are said to have been driven across the Trent. (1)

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  • <1> Bibliographic reference: Lysons, D & Lysons, S. 1817. Magna Britannia, Volume 5: Derbyshire. p155.

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Location

Grid reference SK 27 29 (point) (Approximate)
Civil Parish EGGINTON, SOUTH DERBYSHIRE, DERBYSHIRE

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Record last edited

Aug 20 2015 3:38PM

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