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'By The Sword Divided' was a very impressive BBC English Civil War drama that ran for two series, in 1983 and 1985.

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By The Sword Divided Cast List

Lucy Aston as Lucinda Lacey
Christopher Baines as Prince Rupert
Tim Bentinck as Tom Lacey
Peter Birch as Edward Ferrar #1
Tim Brierley as Edward Ferrar #2
Mark Burns as Capt. Charles Pike
Simon Butteriss as Hugh Brandon
Judy Buxton as Susan Protheroe
Jeremy Clyde as King Charles I
David Collings as John Thurloe
Rosalie Crutchley as Goodwife Margaret
Claire Davenport as Mrs. Dumfry
Simon Dutton as Will Saltmarsh
Rob Edwards as John Fletcher
Jonathan Elsom as Reverend Butterworth
Harold Gasnier as Parlimentarian
Julian Glover as Sir Martin Lacey
Debbie Goodman as Rachel
Peter Guinness as Dick Skinner
Michael Heath as Van Dyke
Bernard Holley as William Strode
Peter Jeffrey as Oliver Cromwell
Charles Kay as Sir Henry Parkin
Janet Lees-Price as Emma Bowen
Andrew MacLachlan as Nathaniel Cropper
Iain Marshall as Parliamentary Captain
Sharon Maughan as Anne Lacey Fletcher
Joanna McCallum as Frances Neville
Andrew McCulloch as Leckie
Johanna Myers as Hannah Jackman
David Neal as Preacher Lambe
Christopher Neame as Henry Snelling
Michael Parkhouse as Sam Saltmarsh
Bert Parnaby as Sir Austin
Edward Peel as Walter Jackman
Emlyn Price as Cpl. Veazey
Robert Stephens as Sir Ralph Winter
Malcolm Stoddard as Capt. Marsh
Stuart St. Paul as Robins
Richard Syms as Master Mabbutt
Gareth Thomas as Maj. Gen. Horton
Simon Treves as King Charles II
Eileen Way as Minty
Jerome Willis as Pym

By The Sword Divided DVDs available from - in association with

'By The Sword Divided - Series 2 DVD' By The Sword Divided - Series 2 ~ Julian Glover, Jeremy Clyde
'By The Sword Divided - Series 1 DVD' By The Sword Divided - Series 1 [1983] ~ Judy Buxton, Maev Alexander

By The Sword Divided Book available from - in association with

John Adair - 'By The Sword Divided Eyewitness Accounts'
By the Sword Divided Eyewitness Accounts
~ John Adair

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