Kalends of Jan. on 4th feria, 29th of the moon, A.D. 1169.
Damhliac of [St.] Ciannan was burned.
Diarmait Ua Mael-Sechlainn, king of Meath, was killed by the son of his brothers namely, by Domnall of Bregha and by Donnchadh Ceinnselach Ua Ceallaigh.
In the same year, Ruaidhri Ua Concobair; king of Ireland, gave ten cows
p.163every year from himself and from every kind after him to doom to the lector of Ard-Macha, in honour of [St.] Patrick, to give lectures to students of Ireland and Scotland.
(Ferchair Ua Niallain, chief of the Clann-Uatach, died.
The fleet of Robert FitzStephen came to Ireland in aid of Mac Murchadha.
Ragnall Ua Mailmiadhaigh, chief of Muinnter-Eolais, died.
Conghalach Ua Tomaltaigh, lector of Cluain-mac-Nois and eminent priest, died.)