12th March 1655 - Penruddock enters Salisbury

Colonel_John_Penruddock_1619-1655.jpg On 12 Mar in 1655, Penruddock rebelling against the Cromwell regime entered Salisbury. He took hostages and broke open Fisherton Gaol /streetnames/penruddock-close-salisbury

Picture: George Vertue [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons

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