Battle / Event Title: Castleforward

General Details
Name / LocationCastleforward
Date1529
Sceneland
Ports / Ships Involved
Cause Aodh Buide O Domhnaill attacks and captures Castleforward
Classification
Resultdeath of son of Mac Dubhghaill
Long Term ConsequencesMagnus O Domhnaill captured and demolished Castleforward castle
Individuals Involved in Battle / EventSon of Mac Dubhghaill of Scotland
Forces Involved Details
Forces Involved - Forson of Mac Dubhghaill
Forces Involved - AgainstAodh Buide O Domhnaill
Place of Galloglass in Forces Involved
Victory / Defeat / NeitherDefeat
Casulties For: Dead
Casulties For - Wounded
Casulties Against: Deadson of Mac Dubhghaill 'with one sword-stroke'
Casulties Against - Wounded
Galloglass Specific Details
Hereditary or New Recruit
Role in Battle
Tactics Employed
Style of Dress
WeaponryMac Dubhghaill is killed with one sword-stroke
Employment Status
Employer's Name
Employer's Ethnicity
Employer's Status
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
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)
TitleAC, 1529, p.671, par. 5