Battle / Event Title: Raid of Moylurg

General Details
Name / LocationRaid of Moylurg
Date1315
Sceneland
Ports / Ships Involved
Cause raid for booty for galloglasses wages
Classification livestock raid
ResultCattle and corn were snatched from the altar in Moylurg and given to galloglasses for the wages due to them
Long Term Consequences
Individuals Involved in Battle / Eventgalloglasses
Forces Involved Details
Forces Involved - ForFeidhlim O Conchobhair and foster-father, Maelruanaid mac Diarmata, and galloglasses
Forces Involved - AgainstDiarmait Gall and a large pursuing party
Place of Galloglass in Forces Involved
Victory / Defeat / Neithervictory
Casulties For: Dead
Casulties For - Wounded
Casulties Against: Dead
Casulties Against - Wounded
Galloglass Specific Details
Hereditary or New Recruit
Role in Battle
Tactics Employed1. Maelruanaid mac Diarmata had just raided the province of Diarmait Gall from the River Shannon to Cara.
2. With the province in this state and upon hearing that there were still some cows in Moylurg, Feidhlim O Conchobhair, his foster-father (Maelruanaid mac Diarmata) and his party including galloglasses raided Moylurg.
Style of Dress
Weaponry
Employment Statuspermanent
Employer's NameFedhlim O Conchobhair
Employer's EthnicityIrish
Employer's Status king
Payment Details
Type of Payment
Form of Payment cattle and corn
When was Payment Received after raid; were given provisions from raid (wages due to them)
Technical Term of Payment dilgtinus
Location for Collection of Payment - For Employer
Collector of Payment - For Employer
Collector of Payment - For Employee
Payment for Employee
Fines for Breach of Contract
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
Opponents Hostages - Place of Imprisonment
Opponents Hostages - Date of Release
Opponents Dress
Opponents Weaponry
Opponents Trophies
Source(s)
TitleAU 1313 [1316], p. 427