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" The siege of Hull having now commenced, Sir John Meldrum, a Scotch officer, was sent down by parliament to assist the governor, and greatly distinguished himself in the defence of the town. Notwithstanding the inundation, the king had brought his cannon... "
History, Directory & Gazeteer, of the County of York: With Select Lists of ... - Page 209
by Edward Baines - 1823
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The Beauties of England and Wales: Or, Delineations ..., Volume 23

John Britton, John Hodgson - 1812 - 1036 pages
...material damage, landed •afely at Hull. The siege of Hull being begun, Sir John Meldrnm f was sent down to assist the governor, and greatly distinguished himself in the defence of the town. In order to exasperate the minds of the inhabitants, various reports were circulated. It was asserted...
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A New and Complete History of the County of York, Volume 1

Thomas Allen - 1828 - 384 pages
...officer, was sent down by parliament cointo assist the governor, and greatly distinguished himself menced> in the defence of the town. Notwithstanding the inundation,...spirit by guns planted on the walls, though no material result was produced on either side. Reports were raised in the town, that the king contemplated measures...
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The Battles and Battle Fields of Yorkshire: From the Earliest Times to the ...

William Grainge - 1854 - 230 pages
...provisions, were introduced by sea into the town. The siege having now commenced, Sir John Heldrum, a Scotch officer, was sent down by parliament to assist...spirit by guns planted on the walls, though no material result was produced on either side. Reports were raised in the town, that the king contemplated measures...
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European Historical Collections: Comprising England, Scotland, with Holland ...

John Warner Barber - 1855 - 608 pages
...1643, in the Humber, and passing the fort at Paul without any material damage, landed safely at Hull. The siege of Hull having now commenced. Sir John Meldrum,...governor, and greatly distinguished himself in the defense of the town. Notwithstanding the inundation, the king had brought his cannon to play on the...
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History and topography of the city of York; the Ainsty wapentake ..., Volume 2

Whellan T. and co - 1856 - 698 pages
...received an answer from the Parliament, containing a refusal of some propositions which he had offered. The siege of Hull having now commenced, Sir John Meldrum, a Scotch officer of reputation, was sent down by the Parliament to assist Sir John Hotham, and greatly distinguished...
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History and Topography of the City of York: The Ainsty Wapentake ..., Volume 2

James Joseph Sheahan, T. Whellan - 1857 - 694 pages
...received an answer from the Parliament, containing a refusal of some propositions which he had offered. The siege of Hull having now commenced, Sir John Meldrum, a Scotch officer of reputation, was sent down by the Parliament to assist Sir John Hotham, and greatly distinguished...
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