Battle of Raith
|Battle of Raith|
|Commanders and leaders|
|Áedán mac Gabráin|
|Casualties and losses|
The Battle of Raith is said to have been fought in 596 AD to the west of present-day Kirkcaldy. An invading force of Angles landed on the Fife coast near Raith and defeated an alliance of Scots, Britons and Picts under King Áedán mac Gabráin of Dál Riata.
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- Kirkcaldy Burgh and Schyre, Lachlan Macbean (1924), pp42-43
- "excerpt from ''Kirkcaldy Burgh and Schyre''". Electricscotland.com. Retrieved 2012-09-08.
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