Northern Rebellion ended by defeat of the rebel army in Cumberland (43 words)

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The Northern Rebellion ends in failure when Leonard Dacre's rebel army is defeated by Lord Hunsdon at a battle near Naworth in Cumberland. The leaders flee to Scotland, but Northumberland is captured two years later and brought to York, where he is executed.

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Editors. "Northern Rebellion ended by defeat of the rebel army in Cumberland". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
[https://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=15100, accessed 21 September 2017.]

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