What was the Battle of Bloody Brook (1675)?

Introduction The Battle of Bloody Brook was fought on 18 September 1675 OS (28 September 1675 NS) between English colonial militia from the Massachusetts Bay Colony and a band of Indians led by the Nipmuc sachem Muttawmp, during King Philip’s War. The Indians ambushed colonists escorting a train of wagons carrying the harvest from Deerfield… Read More