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List of Roundhead battles in the English Civil War, listed alphabetically with photos, images, and maps when possible. Every major battle, skirmish, or conflict in English Civil War involving the Roundhead is included here, along with information like exactly where the battle took place. If you want to learn even more about these English Civil War battles that involved English Civil War you can click on the names of the battles for more information.

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Battle of Adwalton Moor is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list English Civil War Battles Involving the Roundhead
Battle of Adwalton Moor Adwalton, United Kingdom - The Battle of Adwalton Moor was a battle in the English Civil War on 30 June 1643.

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Battle of Aldbourne Chase is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list English Civil War Battles Involving the Roundhead
Battle of Aldbourne Chase Wiltshire, United Kingdom - The Battle of Aldbourne Chase, in 1643, was a battle of the First English Civil War, in which a fleeing column of Royalist troops, led by Prince Rupert, attacked the dangerously extended ...more

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Battle of Alton is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list English Civil War Battles Involving the Roundhead
Battle of Alton Alton, United Kingdom - The Battle of Alton, of the First English Civil War, took place on 13 December 1643 in the town of Alton, Hampshire, England. There, Parliamentary forces serving under Sir William Waller led a ...more

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Battle of Braddock Down is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list English Civil War Battles Involving the Roundhead
Battle of Braddock Down Braddock, United Kingdom - The Battle of Braddock Down was a battle of the south-western campaign of the First English Civil War. It was fought on open ground in Cornwall, on 19 January 1643. An apparently easy victory ...more

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Battle of Brentford is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list English Civil War Battles Involving the Roundhead
Battle of Brentford Middlesex, United Kingdom - The Battle of Brentford was a small pitched battle which took place on 12 November 1642, between a detachment of the Royalist army, under the command of Prince Rupert and two infantry regiments ...more

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Battle of Chalgrove Field is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list English Civil War Battles Involving the Roundhead
Battle of Chalgrove Field Oxfordshire, United Kingdom - The Battle of Chalgrove was a small battle during the English Civil War in the county of Oxfordshire. It took place around 09:00 hours on the morning of 18 June 1643 in Chalgrove Field, ...more

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Battle of Cropredy Bridge is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list English Civil War Battles Involving the Roundhead
Battle of Cropredy Bridge Oxfordshire, United Kingdom - The Battle of Cropredy Bridge was a battle of the English Civil Wars, fought on 29 June 1644 between a Parliamentarian army under Sir William Waller and the Royalist army of King Charles. After ...more

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Battle of Edgehill is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list English Civil War Battles Involving the Roundhead
Battle of Edgehill Edge Hill, Warwickshire, United Kingdom - The Battle of Edgehill was the first pitched battle of the First English Civil War. It was fought near Edge Hill and Kineton in southern Warwickshire on Sunday, 23 October 1642. All attempts at ...more

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Battle of Gainsborough is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list English Civil War Battles Involving the Roundhead
Battle of Gainsborough Lincolnshire, United Kingdom - The Battle of Gainsborough was a battle in the English Civil War, fought on 28 July 1643.

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Battle of Hopton Heath is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list English Civil War Battles Involving the Roundhead
Battle of Hopton Heath Staffordshire, United Kingdom - The Battle of Hopton Heath, in Staffordshire, was a battle of the First English Civil War, fought on Sunday 19 March 1643 between Parliamentarian forces led by Sir John Gell, 1st Baronet and Sir ...more

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Battle of Langport is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list English Civil War Battles Involving the Roundhead
Battle of Langport Langport, United Kingdom - The Battle of Langport was a Parliamentarian victory late in the First English Civil War which destroyed the last Royalist field army and gave Parliament control of the West of England, which ...more

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Battle of Lansdowne is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list English Civil War Battles Involving the Roundhead
Battle of Lansdowne Lansdown, Bath - The English Civil War battle of Lansdowne was fought on 5 July 1643, near Bath, Somerset, southwest England. Although the Royalists under Lord Hopton forced the Parliamentarians under Sir ...more

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Battle of Marston Moor is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list English Civil War Battles Involving the Roundhead
Battle of Marston Moor Long Marston, United Kingdom - The Battle of Marston Moor was fought on 2 July 1644, during the First English Civil War of 1642–1646. The combined forces of the English Parliamentarians under Lord Fairfax and the Earl of ...more

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Battle of Nantwich is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list English Civil War Battles Involving the Roundhead
Battle of Nantwich Cheshire, United Kingdom - The Battle of Nantwich was fought during the First English Civil War, between the Parliamentarians and Royalists, northwest of the town of Nantwich in Cheshire on 25 January 1644. The Royalists ...more

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Battle of Naseby is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list English Civil War Battles Involving the Roundhead
Battle of Naseby Naseby, United Kingdom - The Battle of Naseby was the decisive battle of the first English Civil War. On 14 June 1645, near the village of Naseby in Northamptonshire, the main army of King Charles I was destroyed by the ...more

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Battle of Powick Bridge is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list English Civil War Battles Involving the Roundhead
Battle of Powick Bridge Worcester, United Kingdom - The Battle of Powick Bridge, fought on 23 September 1642, was the first major cavalry engagement of the English Civil War. It was a Royalist victory. According to Hugh Peters it was "where ...more

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Battle of Rowton Heath is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list English Civil War Battles Involving the Roundhead
Battle of Rowton Heath Rowton Heath, United Kingdom - The Battle of Rowton Heath, also known as the Battle of Rowton Moor, occurred on 24 September 1645 during the English Civil War. Fought by the Parliamentarians, commanded by Sydnam Poyntz, and ...more

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Battle of Seacroft Moor is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list English Civil War Battles Involving the Roundhead
Battle of Seacroft Moor Seacroft, United Kingdom - The Battle of Seacroft Moor, on 30 March 1643, was a decisive loss for the Parliamentary forces during the First Civil War. It took place near Seacroft, north east of Leeds, West Yorkshire, ...more

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Battle of Stratton is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list English Civil War Battles Involving the Roundhead
Battle of Stratton Stratton, United Kingdom - The Battle of Stratton was a battle of the south-western campaign of the First English Civil War. Fought on 16 May 1643, the resulting victory for Hopton confirmed Royalist control of Cornwall ...more

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Battle of Torrington is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list English Civil War Battles Involving the Roundhead
Battle of Torrington Devon, United Kingdom - The Battle of Torrington was a decisive battle of the south-western campaign of the First English Civil War and marked the end of Royalist resistance in the West Country. It took place in ...more

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Battle of Wigan Lane is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list English Civil War Battles Involving the Roundhead
Battle of Wigan Lane Wigan, United Kingdom - 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 ...more

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Battle of Winceby is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list English Civil War Battles Involving the Roundhead
Battle of Winceby Winceby, United Kingdom - The Battle of Winceby took place on 11 October 1643 during the English Civil War near the village of Winceby, Lincolnshire about 4 miles east of Horncastle.

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Battle of Worcester is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list English Civil War Battles Involving the Roundhead
Battle of Worcester Worcester, United Kingdom - The Battle of Worcester took place on 3 September 1651 at Worcester, England, and was the final battle of the English Civil War. Oliver Cromwell and the Parliamentarians defeated the Royalist, ...more

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Bolton Massacre is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list English Civil War Battles Involving the Roundhead
Bolton Massacre Bolton, United Kingdom - The Bolton Massacre, sometimes recorded as the Storming of Bolton, was an episode in the English Civil War, on 28 May 1644. The strongly Parliamentarian town was stormed and captured by Royalist ...more

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First Battle of Newbury is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list English Civil War Battles Involving the Roundhead
First Battle of Newbury Enborne, United Kingdom - The First Battle of Newbury was a battle of the First English Civil War that was fought on 20 September 1643 between a Royalist army, under the personal command of King Charles, and a ...more

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First English Civil War is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list English Civil War Battles Involving the Roundhead
First English Civil War British Isles - The First English Civil War began the series of three wars known as the English Civil War. "The English Civil War" was a series of armed conflicts and political machinations that took ...more

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Relief of Newark is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list English Civil War Battles Involving the Roundhead
Relief of Newark Newark-on-Trent, United Kingdom - The Relief of Newark was a Royalist victory during the First English Civil War. It was a personal victory for Prince Rupert of the Rhine, and it resulted in the Royalists holding Newark-on-Trent ...more

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Second English Civil War is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list English Civil War Battles Involving the Roundhead
Second English Civil War England - The Second English Civil War was the second of three wars known collectively as the English Civil War, which refers to the series of armed conflicts and political machinations which took place ...more

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Siege of Gloucester is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list English Civil War Battles Involving the Roundhead
Siege of Gloucester Gloucester, United Kingdom - The Siege of Gloucester was an engagement in the First English Civil War. It took place between 10 August and 5 September 1643, between the defending Parliamentarian garrison of Gloucester and ...more

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Siege of Hull is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list English Civil War Battles Involving the Roundhead
Siege of Hull Kingston upon Hull, United Kingdom - The Siege of Hull in 1642 was the first major action of the English Civil War. As both sides moved towards war, Parliament had access to more military materiel, due to its possession of all ...more

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Siege of Hull is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list English Civil War Battles Involving the Roundhead
Siege of Hull Kingston upon Hull, United Kingdom - The unsuccessful second Siege of Hull by the Royalist Earl of Newcastle in 1643 was a victory for Parliament at the high point of the Royalist campaign in the First English Civil War. It led to ...more

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Siege of Lathom House is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list English Civil War Battles Involving the Roundhead
Siege of Lathom House Lancashire, United Kingdom - The Siege of Lathom House was a military confrontation between a Parliamentarian army and a Royalist stronghold in Lathom near Ormskirk in Lancashire. The first lasted from late February to late ...more

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Siege of Pembroke is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list English Civil War Battles Involving the Roundhead
Siege of Pembroke Pembrokeshire, United Kingdom - The Siege of Pembroke took place in 1648 during the Second English Civil War.

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Storming of Bristol is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list English Civil War Battles Involving the Roundhead
Storming of Bristol Bristol, United Kingdom - The Storming of Bristol took place on 26 July 1643, during the First English Civil War. The Cavalier army under Prince Rupert of the Rhine, King Charles's nephew and Lieutenant General, captured ...more

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Third English Civil War is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list English Civil War Battles Involving the Roundhead
Third English Civil War British Isles - The Third English Civil War was the last of the English Civil Wars, a series of armed conflicts and political machinations between Parliamentarians and Royalists. The Preston campaign of the ...more

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Battle of Turnham Green is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list English Civil War Battles Involving the Roundhead
Battle of Turnham Green Middlesex, United Kingdom - The Battle of Turnham Green occurred 13 November 1642 near the village of Turnham Green, at the end of the first campaigning season of the First English Civil War. The battle resulted in a ...more