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4 Battle(s) / Event(s)

Name of Battle / Encounter Cause Result Classification
Baile Locha BoThe sons of Brian mac Donnchada were utterly routed at Baile Locha Bo by the sons of Ruaidhri mac Diarmata and Tadg mag Raghnaill and the sons of Cormac Ballach mac Donnchada. Tadc son of Brian and his son, Maelruanaid son of Brian and Maelsechlainn mac Diarmata Ruadh were captured while Eoghan mac Suibhne, the constable of their galloglasses, was killed there along with sixteen galloglasses and Diarmait son of Cormac Ballach mac Donnchada was killed by a single arrow shot.
battle in 1462interprovincial rivalry Uilliam mag Raghnaill (the head of the alliance of the posterity of Maelsechlainn mag Raghnaill), Toirdhealbhach mac Dubhghaill (the constable of their galloglasses) and the sons of Iriel O Ferghail were captured by the opposing army. Political Conflict
Doire Baile na CairrgeThe posterity of Maelsechlainn assembled a large force at the Tolach (see AC, p. 567, note 4) which they burnt. Mag Raghnaill came upon them and the two armies met at Doire Baile na Cairrge. The posterity of Maelsechlainn were defeated but Fergal son of Murchad mag Raghnaill; 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 and many others gentle and simple were killed there. Political Conflict
Moylurg, 1367The Clann Murtagh migrated into Mag Nisi and made an expedition an expedition into Moylurg The Clann Murtagh burnt the stronghold of Aodh mac Diarmata resulting in battle between the Clann Murtagh on one side and Aodh mac Diarmata and Fergal mac Diarmata, king of Moylurg on the other. Expedition


7 Individual(s) / Person(s)

Name of Individual Family's Place of Origin Sobriquet / Epithet / Diminitive DOB / DOD / Floruit
Donnchad son of Toirdhealbhach mac DubhghaillArgyll, Scotland
Eoghan mac Suibhne, constable of the galloglasses of the sons of Brian mac Donnchada, and of Maelsechlainn mac Diarmata RuadhCastlesween, Knapdale, Kintyre, Scotland DOD: 1464
galloglasses of the Clann Murtagh
galloglasses of the posterity of Maelsechlainn mag Raghnaill (under the command of Uilliam mag Raghnaill) floruit: 1462
Sixteen galloglasses of the sons of Brian mac Donnchada, and Maelsechlainn mac Diarmata Ruadh under the command of Eoghan mac Suibhne DOD: 1462
Toirdhealbhach mac Dubhghaill, constable of the galloglasses of the posterity of Maelsechlainn mag Raghnaill (under the command of Uilliam mag Raghnaill)Argyll, Scotland floruit: 1462
Ualter son of Mac DubhghaillArgyll, Scotland


4 Source(s)

Title Date Literary Genre Name Of Individual Mentioned
The Annals of Connacht (AD 1224-1544), ed. A. Martin Freeman (Dublin: The Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies, 1944), p. 5111462 Annal Toirdhealbhach mac Dubhghaill, constable of the galloglasses of the posterity of Maelsechlainn mag Raghnaill (under the command of Uilliam mag Raghnaill) (AC, 1462, p. 511, par. 13) - constapla a ngalloclaech
The Annals of Connacht (AD 1224-1544), ed. A. Martin Freeman (Dublin: The Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies, 1944), p. 5111462 Annal galloglasses of the posterity of Maelsechlainn mag Raghnaill (under the command of Uilliam mag Raghnaill) - (AC, 1462, p. 511, par. 13) - galloclaech
The Annals of Connacht (AD 1224-1544), ed. A. Martin Freeman (Dublin: The Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies, 1944), p. 5111462 Annal Toirdhealbhach mac Dubhghaill, constable of the galloglasses of the posterity of Maelsechlainn mag Raghnaill (under the command of Uilliam mag Raghnaill) (AC, 1462, p. 511, par. 13) - constapla a ngalloclaech
The Annals of Connacht (AD 1224-1544), ed. A. Martin Freeman (Dublin: The Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies, 1944), p. 5111462 Annal galloglasses of the posterity of Maelsechlainn mag Raghnaill (under the command of Uilliam mag Raghnaill) - (AC, 1462, p. 511, par. 13) - galloclaech