Battle / Event Title: Ballyshannon - Ath-seanaigh

General Details
Name / LocationBallyshannon - Ath-seanaigh
Date1359
Sceneland
Ports / Ships Involved
Cause
Classification Political Conflict
ResultSeoan O Dochurtaig, chieftain of Ardmire, Eogan (mac Suibhne) Connachtach, Toirrdelbach Mac Suibne taken prisoners by the son of O Conchobhair
Long Term ConsequencesThe kingship of Tir-Connaill was taken by the son of O Conchobhair
Individuals Involved in Battle / EventToirdhealbhach mac Suibhne na Tuath
Forces Involved Details
Forces Involved - ForCathal Og O Conchobair
Forces Involved - Againstthe Cenel Conaill, Seoan O Dochurtaig, chieftain of Ardmire, Eogan Connachtach, Toirrdelbach Mac Suibne, Matha Mag Samradain
Place of Galloglass in Forces Involved4th of 4
Victory / Defeat / NeitherDefeat
Casulties For: Dead
Casulties For - Woundeda possible Chieftain of Tullyhaw (AC, 1359, p. 317, par. 3)
Casulties Against: Dead
Casulties Against - Wounded
Galloglass Specific Details
Hereditary or New Recruit
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Collector of Payment - For Employer
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Person to Whom Fine was payable
Presence of Horses in Battle / Event
Hostages and Opponents Details
Hostages Taken John O Dochartaigh, chief of Ard-Midhair; Eoghan Connachtach; Toirdhealbach mac Suibhne
Hostages Taken - Form of Ransom
Hostages Taken - Place of Imprisonment
Hostages Taken - Date of Release
Opponents Hostages
Opponents Hostages - Form of Ransom
Opponents Hostages - Place of Imprisonment
Opponents Hostages - Date of Release
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Source(s)
TitleAC 1359, p. 317, par. 3
TitleAU, 1356.4 [1359], p. 509