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The Annals of Ulster (Author: [unknown])

Year U915


Kalends of January
. AD 914 alias 915.


Aengus grandson of Mael Sechnaill, heir designate of Temair, dies on the seventh of the Ides 7th of February, the third feria.

    1. (A blessing on the hand of Cern son of Bern
      Who killed the noble and illustrious Aengus of Fál:
      It was a goodly assault with sharp weapons
      Which avenged splendid Aed Alláin.)


Domnall son of Aed, king of Ailech, dies in penitence at the spring equinox 21 March.



Flann son of Mael Sechnaill was rebelled against by his sons, that is, by Donnchad and Conchobor, and they harried Mide as far as Loch Rí. Niall son of Aed, king of Ailech, brought a northern army and exacted a pledge from Donnchad and Conchobor that they would obey their father, and made a truce between Mide and Brega.


Mael Ciaráin son of Eochucán, superior of Cluain Eois, and bishop of Ard Macha, died in the 50th year of his age.


Scannlán, superior of Tamlacht, and Scannlán, superior of In Chongbáil of Glenn Suiligi, die in Christ.


Ruarc son of Mael Brigte, king of Múscraige Tíre, was mortally wounded by treachery and cunning by the Uí Dúngalaig.


A great and frequent increase in the number of heathens arriving at Loch dá Chaech, and the laity and clergy of Mumu were plundered by them.