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A Figure erected to know whether Sir William Waller or Sir Ralph Hopton should overcome ; they being supposed to be engaged near Alsford ? 29 th March, 1644.

Judgment on the above Figure.

The ascendant is for our army, the ]), 7/, and ?, for our generals, viz. Sir William Waller, and Major-General Browne, a valiant and prudent citizen of London, who may justly claim a large share of honour in that day's service. Sir Ralph Hopton is signified hy \, lord of the 7th; his army by Vf in the descending part of heaven which is usually r 2

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