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The Annals of Ulster (Author: [unknown])

Year U493


Kalends of January sixth feria, twenty-seventh of the moon. AD 492, [AM] 4697.


The battle of Sruth.


Gelasius was consecrated 47th bishop of the Roman Church and lived 3 years.


The second battle of Granairet.


Patrick, arch-apostle, or archbishop and apostle of the Irish, rested on the 16th of the Kalends of April in the 120th year of his age, in the 60th year after he had come to Ireland to baptize the Irish.


From the beginning of the world according to the Seventy Interpreters 5946 years; according to the Hebrews 4697. From the Incarnation according to the Hebrews 746 years, from the Incarnation according to Dionysius 483