Lords of the Covenant rout Bothwell at the Battle of Carberry Hill

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Historical Context Note


Mary Queen of Scots' husband, the Earl of Bothwell, is defeated by Lords of the Covenant at the battle of Carberry Hill. While Bothwell escapes to Norway, Mary herself is taken captive and imprisoned in Lochleven Castle.
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Citation:
Editors. "Lords of the Covenant rout Bothwell at the Battle of Carberry Hill". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
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