Flashcards in C2: The Cornish Rebllion 1497 Deck (9)
When and why did Henry need a loan and how much??
Spring 1497: Henry ordered the loan of £120,000 for an offensive on Scotland
Who lead the rebellion?
Where did the rebellion begin
St Kervene (Cornish Parish)
How many rebels involved?
Where did the rebels march and who was in danger?
March via Exeter towards Kent which threatened London and the Queen, Lady Margaret and royal children moved into the Tower of London
What happened to the rebels at Blackheath
They hesitate as they were unsure whether to negotiate
Where did the rebels stop
What did the hesitation allowed
Allowed royal troops to move to north to defeat rebels on 17th June 1947