The Earl of Essex's Parliamentarian army surrenders to Charles I near Fowey. Essex himself manages to avoid the King's clutches through escaping by sea.
Editors. "Earl of Essex surrenders at Fowey". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 March 2011
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