Editors. "Edinburgh Castle surrenders to the English". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
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Edinburgh Castle surrenders to the English (48 words)
Historical Context Note
Edinburgh Castle, which had been in the possession of the Marian faction, surrenders to an English army under Sir William Drury. The party's leader, Maitland, dies on 9th June. With the fall of the Marians, Elizabeth I is free for the first time from any threat from Scotland.15160 Edinburgh Castle surrenders to the English 2 Historical context notes are intended to give basic and preliminary information on a topic. In some cases they will be expanded into longer entries as the Literary Encyclopedia evolves.
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