Battles / Events in or relating to Cavan (5)

Name / Location Date Cause Result
Aghnacor (Co. Cavan)1304 death of Matha son of Gilla Isa O Raighilligh, king of Breifne and some galloglasses; Mac Samradain and Mac Dorchaid were wounded. battle; local hostility
Coill in Chlachain in the territory of Breifne (not less than a hundred slain in total)1309 Aodh Brefnach s. Cathal Ruadh O Conchobhair replaced Aodh s. Eogan s. Ruaidhri s. Aed s. Cathal Croibhdhearg as king of Connacht; the three tuatha submitted to him internecine strife/ contest for kingship
Transfer from Scotland to Ireland of galloglasses in the service of Robert Bruce, king of Scotland1317 unknown
Kilmore1317 Unknown
Ballyshannon - Ath-seanaigh1359 Seoan O Dochurtaig, chieftain of Ardmire, Eogan (mac Suibhne) Connachtach, Toirrdelbach Mac Suibne taken prisoners by the son of O Conchobhair