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Context of Mercurius Somniosus communicating his packet of intelligence from the severall watches of divers parts of the kingdome: : certifying how the three major generalls, with the losse of the noble Sir William Fairfax and others, raysed the siege at Montgomery Castle. Taken prisoners. The two generalls of foot and horse. 12 coulours majors and captaines. 23 lievetenants. 33 ensignes. 57 sergeants. 11 drums. 1480 common souldiers. Slaine. 5 colonells and majors. Divers captains and officers. 300 common souldiers. 500 wounded. 200 armes taken, and 12 barrells of powder. All their bag and baggage. Besides other newes from the King Prince Rupert, the Lord Hopton : and collections of strange dreames, such as are not usually committed to the presse, (electronic resource)
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