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The Annals of Ulster (Author: [unknown])

Year U863


Kalends of January
. AD 862.


Aed son of Cumuscach, king of Uí Nialláin, died.


Muiredach son of Mael Dúin, prior of Ard Macha and king of Int Airthir, was killed by Domnall son of Aed son of Niall.


Muirecán son of Diarmait, king of Nás and eastern Life, was killed by the Norsemen.


The caves of Achad Aldai, and of Cnodba, and of Boadán's Mound above Dubad, and of Óengoba's wife, were searched by the foreigners—something which had never been done before. This was the occasion when three kings of the foreigners, i.e. Amlaíb and Ímar and Auisle, plundered the land of Flann son of Conaing; and Lorcán son of Cathal, king of Mide, was with them in this.