Tankersley Moor: The Lost Battle

In Mrs Newcastle’s somewhat starry eyed biography of her husband, she mentions that his forces defeated a significant Parliamentarian force at Tankersley Moor which is between Sheffield and Barnsley. It is also┬ámentioned in his patent for Marquess. However, there appears to be little further direct evidence on this. Even Peter Newman in his thesis on … Continue reading Tankersley Moor: The Lost Battle