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Flodden,

field, Northumberland, N England, just across the border from Coldstream, Scotland. It was the scene of the battle of Flodden Field (1513), in which the English under Thomas Howard, 2d duke of Norfolk, defeated the Scots under James IV, who was killed.

Flodden

a hill in Northumberland where invading Scots were defeated by the English in 1513 and James IV of Scotland was killed
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George Howard's satisfaction with his parents' monument led him to commission another collaborative effort from Boehm and Burne-Jones, The Battle of Flodden Field (Fig.
More than 10,000 were killed in the Battle of Flodden Field in 1513.
Also On This Day:1513: James IV, King of Scotland, killed at the Battle of Flodden Field in Northumberland; 1754: birth of William Bligh, captain of the Bounty; 1901: death of French painter Toulouse Lautrec; 1958: race riots started in London's Notting Hill Gate; 1971: inmates at New York's Attica Jail took 32 guards hostage in a riot that led to 42 deaths; 1976: death of Chinese leader Mao Tse-tung; 1990: American Pete Sampras beat Andre Agassi 6--4, 6--3 and 6--2 to become the youngest US Open tennis winner at the age of 19.
1513: James IV of Scotland was killed by English troops in the Battle of Flodden Field near Branxton in Northumberland.
Anniversaries: 1513: James IV, King of Scotland, killed at the Battle of Flodden Field in Northumberland; 1585: Birth of French statesman Cardinal Richelieu; 1754: Birth of William Bligh, captain of the Bounty; 1828: Birth of Russian writer Count Leo Tolstoy; 1901: Death of French painter Toulouse Lautrec; 1958: Race riots started in London's Notting Hill Gate; 1971: Inmates at New York's Attica Jail took 32 guards hostage in riot that ultimately led to 42 deaths; 1976: Death of Chinese leader Mao Tse-tung; 1990: American Pete Sampras beat Andre Agassi 6-4, 6-3 and 6-2 to become the youngest US Open tennis winner at the age of 19.
ANNIVERSARY The Memorial to the Battle of Flodden Fields on Pipers Hill, Branxton, Northumberland.