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Chronicon Scotorum (Author: [unknown])

Annal CS584


The killing of Fergus Scannal king of Mumu.

Repose of Fergus bishop of Druim Lethglaise, who built Cell Biain.

Annal CS585


Repose of Mac Nisi of the Ulaid, abbot of Cluain moccu Nóis.

Annal CS586


The killing of Baetán son of Ninnid son of Daui son of Conall Gulban, king of Temair. Cuini son of Colmán and Cumaine son of Librén son of Illadon son of Cerball killed him at the instigation of Colmán Bec at Léim ind Eich.


    1. By Conall, as 'tis admitted,
      Was won the joyful battle;
      A happy path, prosperous streams spread
      Before Conall and Eoghan.

The beginning of the reign of Aed son of Ainmire.

Annal CS587

Kalends first feria.

The battle of Belach Daithe in which Colmán Bec son of Diarmait fell. Aed son of Ainmire was victor.

Daig son of Cairell rested.

Annal CS588

Kalends second feria.

The slaying of Aed Dub son of Suibne Araide, who slew Diarmait son of Cerball.