Battle / Event Title: Moylurg, 1385

General Details
Name / LocationMoylurg, 1385
Date1385
Sceneland
Ports / Ships Involved
Cause Mac Donnchada and Tigernan O Ruairc and their galloglasses invaded Moylurg
Classification Raid
ResultMac Donnchada and Tigernan Mor O Ruairc with their company of galloglasses burnt the stronghold of Mac Diarmata and the whole district, killed the son of Seoan O hEgra and captured his brother
Long Term Consequences
Individuals Involved in Battle / Eventgalloglasses of mac Donnchada and Tigernan Mor O Ruairc
Forces Involved Details
Forces Involved - ForMac Donnchada; Tigernan Mor O Ruairc
Forces Involved - AgainstMac Diarmata, the son of Seoan O hEgra, his brother and their army
Place of Galloglass in Forces Involved3 of 2
Victory / Defeat / Neithervictory
Casulties For: Dead
Casulties For - Wounded
Casulties Against: Deadthe son of Seoan O hEgra
Casulties Against - Wounded
Galloglass Specific Details
Hereditary or New Recruit
Role in Battlesignificant - bulk of army of Mac Donnchada and Tigernan Mor O Ruairc
Tactics Employedburnt the stronghold of Mac Diarmata and the whole district
Style of Dress
Weaponry
Employment Status
Employer's NameMac Donnchada and Tigernan Mor O Ruairc
Employer's EthnicityIrish
Employer's Status chieftains
Payment Details
Type of Payment
Form of Payment
When was Payment Received
Technical Term of Payment
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 the brother of Seoan O hEgra
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)
TitleThe Annals of Connacht (AD 1224-1544), ed. A. Martin Freeman (Dublin: The Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies, 1944), p. 353