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Battle of Wigan Lane

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Location type: Lane
Location address: United Kingdom, Wigan
Number of texts: 1
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The Battle of Wigan Lane was fought on 25 August 1651 during the Third English Civil War, between Royalists under the command of the Earl of Derby and elements of the New Model Army under the command of Colonel Robert Lilburne. The Royalists were defeated, losing nearly half their officers and men.

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