Rebellions - Govt/Crown Response (Wyatt's Rebellion 1554 (Mary I acted…
Rebellions - Govt/Crown Response
Pilgrimage of Grace 1536
HVIII took advantage of Aske's lack of knowledge of high politics.
Negotiated with Aske before double crossing him + sending troops.
Killed Aske + other nobles.
Did not change religious policy - kept monasteries closed.
Kett's Rebellion 1549
Edward's troops trained + organised.
Efficiently killed Kett + William + 50 rebels.
Wyatt's Rebellion 1554
Mary I acted firmly.
Declared Wyatt + followers as traitors.
Called upon loyalty of Londoners.
Wyatt gave her time - made good tactical decision of closing gates to confine rebels.
Efficient + fast in decision to execute main leaders.
Executed 45/76 accused Londoners.
Executed 30/350 accused Kentish men.
Hastened her reforms back to Catholicism.
Revolt of the Northern Earls 1569
Liz quickly put Norfolk in Tower of London.
Sent many troops to defeat rebels.
Ordered 700 rebels to be executed.
Northumberland + Norfolk executed.
1572 whipping campaign physically punished dangerous poor.
Show that just because she was female, she was not weak Queen.