English Civil War

Storming of Bristol
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1643 Jul 23 - Jul 23

Storming of Bristol

Bristol, UK

The Storming of Bristol took place from 23 to 26 July 1643, during the First English Civil War. The Royalist army under Prince Rupert captured the important port of Bristol from its weakened Parliamentarian garrison. The city remained under Royalist control until the second siege of Bristol in September 1645.

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