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Aldea de Ponte

Friday, 27 September 1811

This was a rear guard action was fought by Lowrey-Coles Fusilier Brigade against a French force consisting of an infantry division, a cavalry brigade and artillery support commanded by General Thiebault.
?A French attack on the rear-guard of the British 4th Division, which was falling back towards the Coa was beaten off and itself retreated to Ciudad Rodrigo.