Battles / Events in or relating to Down (9)

Name / Location Date Cause Result
Battle of Dun na bhFraoch
Battle of the Abha Chorcra Crimson River
Battle of Clochan Salach
Circuit of Leath Chuinn friendship
battle in the plain of Sliabh Fhuadh
journey to Scotland from Ulster1413 The fleet was driven northwards (with Scotland on their right hand) and 6 ships were sunk with all on board. Tuathal O Maille went to Ulster as a mercenary soldier and spent a year there. He was on his way home about Colum Cille's day with 7 ships full of his people when he was caught in a storm of the western sea.
battle in 14681468 Oengus son of Alexander mac Domhnaill and the son of Robert Savage, lord of Lecale were killed and Muirchertach Ruadh O Neill, lord of Clannaboy, was taken prisoner by Conn son of Aodh Buide O Neill at Benn Uama unclear
invasion1513 The son of Art O Neill, Aodh O Neill, was killed when O Neill Buidhe and Mac Uigilin caught up with him. When the rest of the army of Art O Neill met O Neill Buidhe and Mac Uigilin the next day, Mac Uigilin was killed along with a great many Scots. Art O Neill, king of Tir Eoghain, led an army into trian Congail (Co. Antrim), burnt Mag Line (Co. Antrim) and plundered the Glens of Antrim before the son of Niall mac Cuinn O Neill Buidhe and Risderd mac Uigilin caught up with him.
Strangfordloch1534