10th (North Lincolnshire) Regiment of Foot
United Kingdom
1685.06.20 The Earl of Bath's Regiment
raised from eleven independent coys in Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire and the Plymouth Garrison (one coy); known until 1751 by the names of eight other colonels
1747 ranked as 10th Foot
1751.07.01 10th Regiment of Foot
1782.08.31 10th (North Lincolnshire) Regiment of Foot
1881.07.01 The Lincolnshire Regiment
reorganised as the county regiment of Lincolnshire, encompassing also its Militia and Volunteer infantry


Blenheim, Ramillies, Oudenarde, Malpaquet, [Egypt]1, Peninsula, Sobraon, Mooltan, Goojerat, Punjaub, Lucknow 1. the Sphinx badge superscribed "Egypt".

Uniform: coat: scarlet, lapels and cuffs: bright yellow. turnbacks: bright yellow, lacings: white with red line and and two blue zigzags
1685.06.20 Col. John (Granville), 1st Earl of Bath
1688.12.08 Col. Sir Charles Carney
1688.12.31 Col. John (Granville), 1st Earl of Bath [reappointed]
1693.10.29 Lt-Gen. Sir Beville Granville [Gov. Barbados, 1793-07]
1703.01.15 Lt-Gen. William (North), 6th Baron North Grey
1715.06.23 Lt-Gen. Henry Grove
1737.07.27 Lt-Gen. Francis Columbine
1746.12.22 F.M. James (O'Hara), 2nd Baron Tyrawley (Lord Kilmaine)
[also 3 Tp HG, 2 Tp HGG, 5th Horse, 3rd Dgns, 14th Dgns, Coldstream Gds, 7th Foot; Gov. Minorca 1753, Gov. Gibraltar 1756-57]
1749.08.10 Lt-Gen. Edward Pole
1763.01.14 Lt-Gen. Edward Sandford [also 26th Foot, 52nd Foot, 66th Foot]
1781.10.10 Lt-Gen. Sir Robert Murray Keith, KB [also 87th Foot (Keith's Highlanders)]
1795.06.23 Gen. Hon. Henry Edward Fox [also 131st Foot [1793-96]
1811.07.19 Lt-Gen. Sir Thomas Maitland, GCB, GCH [also 4th West India Regt]
1824.01.18 Gen. Sir John Lambert, GCB
1847.09.28 Gen. Sir Thomas McMahon, Bt, GCB [also 94th Foot; C-in-C Bombay 1839-47]
1860.04.11 Lt-Gen. Thomas Burke
1863.02.05 Lt-Gen. Sir Sidney John Cotton, GCB [Gov. Royal Hospital, 1872-74]
1874.02.20 Lt-Gen. Sir John Garvock, GCB [also 89th Foot]
1878.11.11 F.M. HSH Prince William Augustus Edward of Saxe-Weimar, KP, GCB, GCVO
Mottos: Hon Soit Qui Mal y Pense
Nicknames: The Poachers
Anniversaries: Sobraon (10 Feb 1846)
Marches: The Lincolnshire Poacher
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