Source Name / Title: The Annals of Connacht (AD 1224-1544), ed. A. Martin Freeman (Dublin: The Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies, 1944), p. 243 paragraph 2 (1316)

Title / NameThe Annals of Connacht (AD 1224-1544), ed. A. Martin Freeman (Dublin: The Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies, 1944), p. 243 paragraph 2 (1316)
Date1316
Date Of Surviving Sourcecontemporary
Likely Date Of Original Sourcecontemporary
Literary Genre Annal
Authorshipnative Irish
Author's Attitude The band of galloglasses killed Ruaidhri O Conchobhair in violation of oaths sworn to him on relics of Tirconnell and so the tone is therefore negative- breach of oath, treachery.
Reliabilityvery
Length Of Reference11 lines; 4 sentences
Number Of References in Source
KeywordsAodh O Domhnaill; Cenel Conaill; army; Carbury; Castleconor; Ruaidhri son of Domhnall O Conchobhair; kinsmen; peace; lordship; Derbforgaill daughter of Magnus O Conchobhair; band of galloglasses; reward; killing; oaths; relics; Tirconnell; plundered
Name Of Individual Mentionedband of galloglasses - ceitherni gallocleach (AC 1316, par. 2, p. 243)