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Bridgwater Blake Museum
Bridgwater’s Heritage
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The son of a prosperous Bridgwater merchant, Robert Blake became Member of Parliament for the town in 1640. Joining the Parliamentary party against King Charles I during the Civil War, he became Cromwell’s General-at-Sea. Follow this fascinating story of the founder of the modern navy.
For further information, download a PDF here (625kb)
Robert Blake 1598 - 1657
Contact: Blake Museum 5 Blake Street Bridgwater, Somerset TA6 3NB Tel: 01278 456127 Email here
Bridgwater’s Heritage
Bridgwater Blake Museum
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The son of a prosperous Bridgwater merchant, Robert Blake became Member of Parliament for the town in 1640. Joining the Parliamentary party against King Charles I during the Civil War, he became Cromwell’s General-at-Sea. Follow this fascinating story of the founder of the modern navy.
For further information, download a PDF here (625kb)
Robert Blake 1597 - 1658
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Copyright © Bridgwater Blake Museum 2020
Contact: Tel:01278456127. Email here