Lincolnshire Rising

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Pilgrimage Of Grace - Lincolnshire Rising
... The Lincolnshire Rising was a brief dissent of Roman Catholics against the establishment of the Church of England by Henry VIII and the dissolution of the monasteries set in motion by ... as Catholics, and protection for the treasures of Lincolnshire churches ... Following the rising, the vicar of Louth and Captain Cobbler, two of the main leaders, were captured and hanged at Tyburn ...

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