Kalends of January
. AD 697.
A battle in Fernmag in which fell Conchobor of Macha son of Mael Dúin and Aed of Aire, king of Dál nAraidi.
A battle between the Saxons and the Picts, in which fell Bernith's son, called Brectrid.
The burning of Dún Ollaig,
Expulsion from the kingship of Ainfchellach son of Ferchar, and he was carried off captive to Ireland.
Death of Forannán, abbot of Cell Dara, and of Mael Dúin son of Mongán.
Death of Muirgius son of Mael Dúin, king of Cenél Cairpri.