Braddock Down, battle of

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Braddock Down, battle of, 1643. Parliament and the king were still contending for local supremacy in the south-west in the early days of 1643. At Braddock Down, near Liskeard, on 19 January 1643, Sir Ralph Hopton defeated a parliamentary force, taking 1,250 men and all their guns.

J. A. Cannon

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