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Featured battle : Luxemborg

Part of The French Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars

Date : 09 August 1794 - 07 June 1795

In spite of the length of the siege the casualties on the French side were very slight. The Austrians suffered about 1,200 killed, wounded or diseased; the remainder went free on condition they would not fight again unless exchanged.

Featured image :

Marston Moor

Marston Moor

The view north towards the Royalist position from 'Cromwells Plump', the highest point on the ridge where the Parliamentarian forces formed before the Battle of Marston Moor. The Royalist line formed in front of the tree line just below the horizon. The monument to the battle can be seen, mid picture standing by the road from Tockwith to Long Marston.

Gallery updated : 2016-02-21 17:33:57

Featured review :

The Civil War in Yorkshire, Fairfax vs Newcastle

Cooke, David
Good new work covering the Yorkshire battles of the Civil War and the struggle between the Earl of Newcastle and Lord Fairfax. Also includes a section giving suggested walks around several of the battlefields and plenty of photographs.
Pen and Sword, 2004

Reviewed : 2011-09-30 00:00:00