The Sieges of Bradford.
The English Civil War in Bradford
1642 to 1645.
The story of the English Civil War in Bradford, West Riding of Yorkshire and the immediate area 1642 to 1645.
This turbulent period in the history of the region was dominated by such major personalities as the great Parliamentarian General Sir Thomas Fairfax, Ferdinando Fairfax - 2nd Lord Fairfax, John Lambert and the William Cavendish - Earl ( later Marquis ) of Newcastle.
The story and background of the Sieges and Battles of Bradford and Adwalton Moor are described in detail along with brief biographies of Sir Thomas Fairfax, Ferdinando Fairfax, John Lambert and William Cavendish.
David William Fell