Source Name / Title: The Annals of Connacht (AD 1224-1544), ed. A. Martin Freeman (Dublin: The Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies, 1944), p. 565

Title / NameThe Annals of Connacht (AD 1224-1544), ed. A. Martin Freeman (Dublin: The Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies, 1944), p. 565
Date1473
Date Of Surviving Sourcecontemporary
Likely Date Of Original Sourcecontemporary
Literary Genre Annal
Authorshipnative Irish
Author's Attitude factual but lists those killed and adds and many others gentle and simple.
Reliabilityvery
Length Of Reference12 lines; 4 sentences
Number Of References in Source
Keywordsposterity of Maelsechlainn; large force; the Tolach; burnt; Mag Raghaill; Ruaidhri mac Diarmata; sons of Cormac Ballach mac Donnchada; Ualter son of Mac Dubhghaill; Donnchad son of Toirdhealbhach mac Dubhghaill; armies; Doire Baile na Cairrge; defeated; Fergal son of Murchad mag Raghnaill; sole lord of the Conmaicne; killed; Diarmait son of Uilliam mag Raghnaill; Cathal son of Uaithne son of Murchad mag Raghnaill; Brian son of Diarmait mag Raghnaill; Brian mac Senlaich; Risderd mac Serraig; many others gentle and simple
Name Of Individual MentionedDonnchad son of Toirdhealbhach mac Dubhghaill (AC, 1473, p. 567, par. 36)