Revolution! Civil War and The Battle of Turnham Green
Revolution! Civil War and The Battle of Turnham Green: While most people have heard of the great battles of the Civil War (Naseby, Marston Moor, Edgehill), not many know that only one Civil War battle took place in London. The Battle of Turnham Green occurred in the first year of the Civil War, 1642, and could have proved decisive for the war as a whole. Hear about the background to the Civil War, what happened at Turnham Green and how a king of England lost his head!