Stuart Dates 1642-1670

1642
Charles failed to arrest 5 MPs, Charles replied to the 19 Propositiions, Beginning of the Civil War, Battle of Edgehill, Royalist headquarters established at Oxford
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1643
Failure of peace talks, Solemn League and Covenant
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1644
Battle of Marston Moor
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1645
Laud executed, Failure of peace talks at Uxbridge, Creation of New Model Army, Battle of Naseby
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1646
Charles surrendered to Scots: end of First Civil War
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1647
Charles handed over to parliament, Army protested against disbandment, Army presented Heads of the Proposals to Charles, Putney Debates, Charles escaped to Carisbrooke Castle, Charles signed agreement with Scots
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1648
Outbreak of 2nd Civil War, Cromwell's victory at Preston: end of Second Civil War, Pride's Purge
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1649
Trial and execution of Charles I, Abolition of the monarchy and the House of Lords, establishment of the Commonwealth, Cromwell in Ireland
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1650
Cromwell defeated royalists at Dunbar
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1651
Charles II crowned king in Scotland, Royalists defeated at Worcester, Navigation Act
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1652
First Anglo-Dutch War
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1653
Rump Parliament dissolved: Nominated Parliament (July-December), Instrument of Government: Cromwell appointed Lord Protector
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1654
First Anglo-Dutch War ended, First Protectorate Parliament
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1655
First Protectorate Parliament dissolved, Penruddock's Rising, Rule of the Major-Generals
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1656
Second Protectorate Parliament
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1657
Rule of the Major-Generals ended, Humble Petition and Advice, Cromwell refused the throne: became Lord Protector for life
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1658
Death of Oliver Cromwell: Richard Cromwell becomes Lord Protector
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1659
Third Protectorate Parliament, Recall of Rump Parliament
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1660
General Monck's army arrived in London, Rump Parliament dissolved itself, Declaration of Breda Convention Parliament met, Return of Charlies II, Act of Indemnity and Oblivion, Worcester House Declaration, Convention Parliament dissolved
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1661
Venner's Rising, Savoy House conference, Cavalier Parliament (to 1679), Militia Act, Financial Settlement, Corporation Act
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1662
Charles married Catherine of Braganza, Act of Uniformity; Quaker Act; Hearth Tax, Charles issued Declaration of Indulgence
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1663
Charles forced to withdraw Declaration of Indulgence
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1664
Triennial Act; Conventicle Act
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1665
Second Anglo-Dutch War, Plague in London; Five Mile Act
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1666
Great Fire of London
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1667
Clarendon's resignation
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1670
Secret Treaty of Dover between Charles and Louis XIV
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Charles surrendered to Scots: end of First Civil War

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