Battle of the Last Beacon


What remains of the beacon today.

The battle of the Last Beacon was the climatic battle of the rebellion.Even though Lord wilson had greater numbers it was a major rebel victory despite the death of Rebel leader Alex marsh, this battle took place on the 13th April 1675 and ushered peace for 240 years.



Alex marsh           lord wilson


Rebels                 Loyalists

900 troops          1,500 troops

10 cannons         19 cannons

1 cavalry units     5 cavalry units


james paxton

Luca jones