Battle / Event Title: From Fearsat Mhor to Beal Atha Daire (Ballyarr near Rathmelton, Co. Donegal)

General Details
Name / LocationFrom Fearsat Mhor to Beal Atha Daire (Ballyarr near Rathmelton, Co. Donegal)
Date
Sceneland
Ports / Ships Involved
Cause Violation of Toirrdhealbhach's surety
Classification Political Conflict
Resultdeath of Toirrdhealbhach mac Suibhne and the champion, Radharc-breaghach; banishment of Mac Suibhnes from Fanad
Long Term Consequences
Individuals Involved in Battle / EventToirrdhealbhach mac Suibhne
Forces Involved Details
Forces Involved - ForToirrdhealbhach and small company
Forces Involved - AgainstO Domhnaill and O Dochartaigh and the men of Tir Chonaill
Place of Galloglass in Forces Involved1st
Victory / Defeat / Neitherdefeat for Mac Suibhne
Casulties For: DeadRadharc-breaghach mac Suibhne, Toirrdhealbhach mac Suibhne
Casulties For - Wounded
Casulties Against: Dead48 horses or men
Casulties Against - Wounded
Galloglass Specific Details
Hereditary or New Recruit
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Person to Whom Fine was payable
Presence of Horses in Battle / Event
Hostages and Opponents Details
Hostages Taken
Hostages Taken - Form of Ransom
Hostages Taken - Place of Imprisonment
Hostages Taken - Date of Release
Opponents Hostages
Opponents Hostages - Form of Ransom
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Source(s)
TitleMS 24 p. 25 edited in 1920 by Paul Walsh who titled the MS 'Leabhar Chlainne Suibhne'. (Leabhar Chlainne Suibhne ed. Rev. Paul Walsh (Dublin, 1920) from MS 24 p. 25 in R.I.A. (MS composed between 1513 and circa 1544).)