John Hampden

John Hampden
Photograph taken unavailable © Reproduced by permission of Historic England Archive ref: CC96/00060

An engraving of John Hampden (1594-1643) a noted Parliamentarian, strongly opposed to Charles I. His attempted imprisonment by the King precipitated the Civil War, during which he was killed at the Battle of Thame.

Location

Oxfordshire Thame

Period

Stuart (1603 - 1713)

Tags

portrait soldier civil war parliament battle armour Stuart (1603 - 1713)