Cothelstone & Wiveliscombe Executions 1685

Who were the 3 Martyrs executed in Wiveliscombe?

Robert Combe in Monmouth’s Army

Thomas Pearce, sergeweaver of West Sandford & in Monmouth’s Army

William Liscombe of Wellington & in Monmouth’s Army

Who were the 2 Martyrs executed in Cothelstone?

Colonel Richard Bovett of Cothelstone, Colonel of Monmouth’s Blue Regiment & the Somerset Militia during the Commonwealth

Thomas Blackmore in Monmouth’s Army


May their souls rest in peace.

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