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1

What caused the rebellion?

Parliamentary tax to fund expedition to Brittany
Yorkshire is North of England and thought their role was to fight off the Scots and they had a bad harvest

2

Who lead an army on the Yorkshire side?

Sir John Egermont

3

Who defeated the Yorkshire rebellion and was appointed as representative in the North?

Earl of Surrey with 8,000 troops

4

What happened to the rebellors

Egermont fled to Flanders and the rest of the rebellors not punished and Henry did not collect any more of the tax

5

What did Henry do to improve his position in the North?

Royal progress during 1486 spring where he spent most of the time was spent in North