Source Name / Title: The Annals of Connacht (AD 1224-1544), ed. A. Martin Freeman (Dublin: The Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies, 1944), p. 525

Title / NameThe Annals of Connacht (AD 1224-1544), ed. A. Martin Freeman (Dublin: The Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies, 1944), p. 525
Date1464
Date Of Surviving Sourcecontemporary
Likely Date Of Original Sourcecontemporary
Literary Genre Annal
Authorshipnative Irish
Author's Attitude full of admiration and respect for the way Tadc O Conchobhair was laid to rest - with such pomp and dignity as had not been accorded to any king of the line of Cathal Croibhdhearg before him for a very long time - (AC, p. 525, par. 40)
Reliabilityvery
Length Of Reference13 lines; 3 sentences
Number Of References in Source
KeywordsTadc O Conchobhair, half-king of Connacht; Connacht; died; August 18; festival of Mary; autumn; buried; Roscommon; posterity of Cathal Croibhdhearg O Conchobhair; territories of the Sil Murray; pomp; dignity; horsemen; galloglasses; armour; body; high-king; battle; levies; battle-array; poets; men of art; women of the Sil Murray; throngs; offering; church; cows; horses; money; doom; Michael
Name Of Individual MentionedGalloglasses of the posterity of Cathal Croibhdhearg O Conchobhair and the territories of the Sil Murray (AC, 1464, p. 525, par. 40) - galloclaich