Battles / Events in or relating to Westmeath (3)

Name / Location Date Cause Result
the battle of Gairbh-Eiscir (Bealach na gCorrghad)
midst of Sil Murray and the rest of Connacht1315 1.Penetrated into midst of Sil Murray and rest of Connacht, burning town of Sligo, Ballymote, great castle of Kilcolman, Ballintober, Dunamon and castle, Roscommon, Randoon, Athlone and all homes that lay on his route 2. Demanded recognition of his dominion internecine coup; succession struggle
raid1471 Uaithne son of Mag Eochachain and the son of Niall mac in tSinnaig and two galloglasses were killed. the sons of O Conchobhair Failgi took a prey from the Cenel Fiachach