Shane O'Neill, Earl of Tyrone defeats the MacDonnells at Ballycastle

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Historical Context Note

The Irish rebel Shane O'Neill, Earl of Tyrone, defeats the MacDonnells in a battle at Ballycastle in present-day County Antrim.
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Editors. "Shane O'Neill, Earl of Tyrone defeats the MacDonnells at Ballycastle". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
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