War of the Crossing


From Lilies & Lions, An Alternative History

War of the Crossing
Date 21 August 1528 – 13 October 1534
Location England, France, Burgundian Low Countries
Result Treaty of Maidstone:
  • Creation of the Council of England consisting of both elected and appointed peers by the crown
  • Full recognition of the independence of the Kingdom of the Weald, the Grand Duchy of Cornwall, the Principality of Lancaster and the Duchy of Normandy
Territorial changes Loss of almost all territory in the south of England; independence of the Duchy of Normandy
Belligerents
Commanders and leaders

The 1st Angevin Succession War was a conflict fought between two of Henry's children, the reigning Henry and his younger brother, Edward.

War of the Crossing
Date 21 August 1528 – 13 October 1534
Location England, France, Burgundian Low Countries
Result Treaty of Maidstone:
  • Creation of the Council of England consisting of both elected and appointed peers by the crown
  • Full recognition of the independence of the Kingdom of the Weald, the Grand Duchy of Cornwall, the Principality of Lancaster and the Duchy of Normandy
Territorial changes Loss of almost all territory in the south of England; independence of the Duchy of Normandy
Belligerents
Commanders and leaders

Origins of the Conflict