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Chronicon Scotorum (Author: [unknown])

Annal CS1060


A change of abbots in Ard Macha i.e. Cumuscach ua Erodáin instead of Dub dá Lethe.

A great mast-crop throughout Ireland in this year.

The son of Brian went into the house of Mael na mBó and brought many valuables and treasures from it.

A raid was made by the Éile and ua Fogarta on Cluain moccu Nóis and two persons were killed at the church i.e. from the cross of the scriptorium. The cows returned by the power of Ciarán at the time of rising on the following day.


Annal CS1061


There were severe sicknesses in Laigin i.e. the bolgach and the tregait, and many people throughout Laigin died.

Gairbíth ua Cathusaigh, king of Brega, dies.

An army was led by Aed ua Conchobuir, king of Connacht, into Mumu and he burned Cell Dalua and dismantled the fortress of Cenn Coradh and ate the two salmon that were in the well of Cenn Coradh, and the well was blocked up by him thereafter.

Ruaidrí ua Flaithbertaigh was killed by ua Conchobuir.

Annal CS1062


The son of Eochaidh, king of Ulaid, died.

Tadc son of ua Conchobuir was killed by the son of Aed son of Ruaidrí in treachery.

Annal CS1063

Annal CS1064


This is the last year of the great cycle. Dub dá lethe, successor of Pátraic, rested.

Donnchad son of Brian was deposed and went to Rome on pilgrimage and died in repentance i.e. in the monastery of Stephen.