Battle / Event Title: Hosting made by O Domhnaill and his army into Fermanagh and Breifne and the Curlieus

General Details
Name / LocationHosting made by O Domhnaill and his army into Fermanagh and Breifne and the Curlieus
Date1540
Sceneland
Ports / Ships Involved
Cause Expedition by O Domhnaill and army
Classification
Result'O Domhnaill received pledges and hostages from the territories he and his army passed through and returned safely from this hosting' (AC, p. 717, par. 10)
Long Term Consequences
Individuals Involved in Battle / EventColla son of Alusdrann mac Domhnaill
Forces Involved Details
Forces Involved - ForMagnus O Domhnaill; O'Neill's son Niall son of Art Og, Tanist of Tir Eoghan; the son of Mac Domhnaill of Scotland (Colla son of Alusdrann); and many Scots
Forces Involved - Against
Place of Galloglass in Forces Involved3rd of 4
Victory / Defeat / Neithervictory, hosting
Casulties For: Dead
Casulties For - Wounded
Casulties Against: Dead
Casulties Against - Wounded
Galloglass Specific Details
Hereditary or New Recruit
Role in Battle
Tactics Employed
Style of Dress
Weaponry
Employment Statusunclear
Employer's NameMagnus O Domhnaill
Employer's EthnicityIrish
Employer's Status king of Tir Conaill
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 given to O Domhnaill by the Clann Mailruanaid; pledges secured from Fermanagh
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, 1540, p.717, par. 16