chapter  3
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After Edgehill

For Charles, the first and most obvious source of such strength consisted of the regiments which had not been fully recruited when he commenced the campaign. These joined him one by one. Price’s arrived in November.1* Owen’s experienced initial difficulties because of the shortage in north-west Wales of the money needed to raise it2

but by December was at Worcester on its march.3 Herbert’s came to Oxford about three months later, though still short of weapons.4