Event: Battle, FlightAedán 1-Ćthelfrith 2.battle of Degsastan
||Aedán 1 marched against Ćthelfrith 2, but he was defeated and fled with few survivors.
||Battle of Degsastan (603)/
*The site of the battle is not certainly known, though it is usually identified with Dawston Rigg in Liddesdale. See @Colgrave and Mynors, p. 117, n. 4.
Persons associated with this Event:
(King of Dál Riata, c.535?609?) : He marched against Ćthilfrith 1 with a huge and strong army, but was defeated
(King of the Northumbrians, 592-616) : He brought the war to an end
(Brother of Ćthelfrith 2 of the Northumbrians, d.603) : He was killed in the battle together with all his army
(The few members of Aedán 1's army who survived in the battle of Degsastan) : These few survivors of the Irish army fled with Aedán 1
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