O'Neill now turned his hand against the MacDonnells, claiming that he was serving the queen of England in harrying the Scots.
12 a of Aragon and Barcelona, and harrying even the border lands of Castile.
The Hungarians retaliated in kind, burning and harrying as far as Semendria, torturing and murdering, and carrying off the saleable inhabitants as slaves.
In the meantime, while these posts were under construction, the harrying of the commandos by mobile columns was continued.
Having married as his second wife, (St) Margaret, a sister of Edgar lEtheling, who was a fugitive at his court, he invaded England in 1070 to support the claim of Edgar to the English throne, returning to Scotland with many captives after harrying Northumbria.