Eyes blinked, steel steed halts, Through clouds scream sound,
No tears of salt, On this ground no man to be found.
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The Gaelic Chieftain
On The Curlew Mountains, County Roscommon, on the border of County Sligo stands
The Gaelic Chieftain on the site of the Battle of Curlew Pass, fought in August 1599, when a Gaelic Irish force under Hugh Roe O’Donnell defeated an English column during the Nine Years War.