Corpus of Electronic Texts Edition: L100005

Annales de Monte Fernandi

Author: Unknown

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Aquilla Smith

Electronic edition compiled by Margaret Lantry

Proof corrections by Margaret Lantry, Angela Malthouse

Funded by University College Cork. and
Professor Marianne McDonald via the CURIA Project.

2. Second draft.

Extent of text: 8300 words


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    Manuscript sources
  1. Dublin, Trinity College Library, MS 347 (alias C. 5. 8.). Catalogue of the Manuscripts in the Library of Trinity College, Dublin, T.K. Abbott (Dublin 1900), 53. Called also Annales Angliae et Hibernicae Ab 1045 ad 1275.
  2. Dublin, Trinity College Library, MS 804 (alias F. 1. 18), 303. Catalogue of the Manuscripts in the Library of Trinity College, Dublin, T.K. Abbott (Dublin 1900), 132. Called also Annales Domus Fratrum de Multifernan, fortè Domus de Strada in Com. Mayo.
  3. London, British Library, Add. 40.674 is another medieval chronicle, this time of the Dublin tradition, to which Marleburgh belonged.
  4. London, British Library, Add. 4789, fol. 137.
    Sources, comment on the text, and secondary literature
  1. Robin Flower, Manuscripts of Irish Interest in the British Museum, Analecta Hibernica 2 (1931) 292–340.
  2. [W. Nicolson], The Irish Historical Library by William, Lord Bishop of Derry (Dublin: R. Owen, 1724) 36–37.
  3. Sir James Ware, The Writers of Ireland (Dublin: A. Reilly, 1746), Book I, Chapter 10, p. 77.
  4. Bernadette Williams, The "Kilkenny Chronicle", Colony and frontier in medieval Ireland: essays presented to J. F. Lydon, ed T.B. Barry, Robin Frame and Katharine Simms (London: Hambledon Press, 1995) 75–95.
    The edition used in the digital edition
  1. Aquilla Smith, Annales de Monte Fernandi in Tracts relating to Ireland. , Dublin, Irish Archaeological Society (1843) vol 2page 1–16


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All the editorial text with the corrections of the editor has been retained. Editorial emendations have been tagged as sup. Interpolations inserted by a later hand in the manuscript have been tagged add hand.

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Text has been checked, proof-read twice and parsed using NSGMLS.


The electronic text represents the edited text.


Quotations are marked q.


The editorial practice of the hard-copy editor has been retained.


div0=the body of Annals; div1=the annalistic matter for one year; div2=the individual entry.


Names of persons (given names), and places are not tagged. Terms for cultural and social roles are not tagged.

Canonical References

This text uses the DIV1 element to represent the Year.

Refs: EVENT (<DIV2>)

This text uses the DIV1 element to represent the Year.

Profile Description

Created: By unknown chroniclers in Irish monasteries, compiling and redacting earlier materials. Date range: 1000–1274.

Use of language

Language: [LA] The text in Latin.
Language: [EN] The supplied title is in English.

List of hands

H1 [interpolator/glossator] unknown

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