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Chronicon Scotorum (Author: [unknown])

Annal CS1055


A raid by Aed ua Conchobuir king of Connacht over the west of Mide and he took many spoils and captives from it.

Mael Dúin son of Gille Aindrias, bishop of Alba and the honour of the Gaedel, rested.

Gilla Pátraic, king of Osraige, dies.

Annal CS1056


Flann, lector of Mainister and great sage of the Irish both in Latin learning and traditional lore, rested.

Odor son of Flann, king of Callraige, was slain.


Annal CS1057


Dúnchad ua Donnchada, king of Caisel, dies.

A great raid on Luigne by Aed ua Conchobuir.

Mugrón ua Matain, successor of Bairre and a noble bishop and a lector, was killed by his own people on coming from matins.

Annal CS1058


Lulach king of Alba was killed treacherously by Mael Coluim son of Donnchad.

A raid by Aed ua Conchobuir and the Sinnaigh, and they plundered Lothra.

The battle of Sliab Crot won by Diarmaid son of Mael na mbó and by Tairdelbach ua Briain over Donnchad ua Briain in which fell Ligda successor of Ailbe and Rígbardán son of Cú Coirne, king of Éle.

Mac Bethad son of Finnlaech, king of Alba, was killed by Mael Coluim son of Donnchad.

Gallbrat ua Cerbaill was killed by Conchobor ua Mael Sechnaill, heir designate of Temair, in treachery. The sword of Carlus and much else besides was taken by the son of Mael na mBó for that, for he was under his protection.

Annal CS1059


Niall Ua Maíldoraidh, king of Cenél Conaill, died on pilgrimage.

Cathal son of Tigernán, king of East Connacht, was killed by Aed ua Ruairc.

Conn na mBocht of Cluain moccu Nóis rested.

The son of Brian went into the house of Aed ua Conchobuir, the king of Connacht, and gave him his obedience.