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The Annals of Ulster (Author: [unknown])

Year U491


Kalends of January third feria, fifth of the moon. AD 490, [AM] 4695.


Zeno Augustus departed from life in the 17th year and 6th month, counting both the years of his own reign as well as those of the tyrant Basilicus. These six months and the six months of Marcian make a year, which the Chronicles do not count.


Anastasius was made emperor.


Or here, the battle of Cell Losnaidh according to others. Mac Erca was victor, and the king of Caisel defeated.