Battle / Event Title: Tirhugh, its corn and hay and buildings, from Ath na nGall to Ballyshannon and O Domhnaill's stronghold at Murbach (AC, 1419, p. 443, par. 3)

General Details
Name / LocationTirhugh, its corn and hay and buildings, from Ath na nGall to Ballyshannon and O Domhnaill's stronghold at Murbach (AC, 1419, p. 443, par. 3)
Date1419
Sceneland
Ports / Ships Involved
Cause hosting by Brian O Conchobhair and the whole of North Connacht
Classification Hosting
ResultTirhugh (its corn and hay and buildings) were destroyed from Ath na nGall to Ballyshannon and O Domhnaill's stronghold, Murbach, was burnt
Long Term Consequences
Individuals Involved in Battle / Eventgalloglasses of Brian O Conchobhair and the whole of North Connacht
Forces Involved Details
Forces Involved - ForBrian O Conchobhair and the whole of North Connacht and their drovers and galloglasses
Forces Involved - AgainstO Domhnaill and the people of Tirhugh from Ath na nGall to Ballyshannon
Place of Galloglass in Forces Involved4th of 4
Victory / Defeat / Neithervictory
Casulties For: Dead
Casulties For - Wounded
Casulties Against: Dead
Casulties Against - Wounded
Galloglass Specific Details
Hereditary or New Recruit
Role in Battlesignificant
Tactics Employedburning strongholds and destroying corn, hay and buildings
Style of Dress
Weaponry
Employment Statuspermanent
Employer's NameBrian O Conchobhair (the whole North Connacht)
Employer's EthnicityIrish
Employer's Status
Payment Details
Type of Payment
Form of Payment billeting rights
When was Payment Received as part of service
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
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. 443