Charles Edward Stuart defeats English army at Prestonpans

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Historical Context Note


Charles Edward Stuart, leader and figurehead of the Jacobites, defeats an English army under General Cope at the Battle of Prestonpans.
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Editors. "Charles Edward Stuart defeats English army at Prestonpans". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 April 2011
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