Mac Shamhráin (Ailbhe Séamus)

(1954 – 2011)

Mac Shamhráin (A. S.): Prosopographica Glindelachensis: the monastic church of Glendalough and its community sixth to thirteenth centuries.
In JRSAI 119 (1989), pp. 79–97.
Mac Shamhráin (A. S.): Placenames as indicators of settlement.
In AI 5/3 (Autumn, 1991), pp. 19–21.
Mac Shamhráin (Ailbhe): Placenames and archaeology: ecclesiastical settlement.
In AI 7/3 (Autumn, 1993), pp. S14–S15.
Mac Shamhráin (A. S.): The ‘unity’ of Cóemgen and Ciarán: a covenant between Glendalough and Clonmacnois in the tenth to eleventh centuries.
In Wicklow history & society (1994), pp. 113–138.
Mac Shamhráin (Ailbhe Séamus): Church and polity in pre-Norman Ireland: the case of Glendalough.
MM, 7. Maynooth: An Sagart, 1996. xxv + 274 pp. maps. plts. (Maynooth monographs, 7).
Rev. by
Dauvit Broun, in CMCS 38 (Winter, 1999), pp. 97-99.
Mac Shamhráin (A. S.): The making of Tír nÉogain: Cenel nÉogain and the Airgialla from the sixth to the eleventh centuries.
In Tyrone history and society (2000), pp. 55–84.
Mac Shamhráin (Ailbhe): Nebulae discutiuntur? The emergence of Clann Cholmáin, sixth-eighth centuries.
In Seanchas [Fs. Byrne] (2000), pp. 83–97.
Mac Shamhráin (Ailbhe): The battle of Glenn Máma, Dublin, and the high kingship of Ireland: a millennial commemoration.
In Medieval Dublin 2 (2001), pp. 53–64.
Mac Shamhráin (Ailbhe): Church and dynasty in early Christian Brega: Lusk, Inis Pátraic and the case of Máel-Finnia, king and saint.
In The island of St. Patrick (2004), pp. 125–139.
Mac Shamhráin (Ailbhe) (ed.): The island of St. Patrick: church and ruling dynasties in Fingal and Meath, 400–1148 / Ailbhe Mac Shamhráin, editor.
Dublin: Four Courts, 2004. 192 pp.
Papers arising from a conference held in Skerries, 19–21 May 2000.

Rev. by
Réamonn Ó Muirí, in SAM 20/1 (2004), pp. 324-325.
Mac Shamhráin (Ailbhe): The ‘Monasticon Hibernicum’ project: the diocese of Dublin.
In Medieval Dublin 6 (2005), pp. 114–143.
Byrne (Paul), Mac Shamhráin (Ailbhe): Kings named in Baile Chuinn Chétchathaig and the Airgíalla charter poem.
In Kingship and landscape of Tara (2005), pp. 159–224.
Provides a set of biographical entries for the historical and pseudo-historical individuals named in each of these texts.
Duffy (Seán) (ed.), Mac Shamhráin (Ailbhe) (assist. ed.), Moynes (James) (assist. ed.): Medieval Ireland: an encyclopedia / Seán Duffy, editor; associate editors: Ailbhe MacShamhráin, James Moynes.
Routledge encyclopedias of the Middle Ages, 10. New York and London: Routledge, 2005. xxxi + 546 pp.
Mac Shamhráin (Ailbhe): Uí Máil and Glendalough.
In Glendalough (2011), pp. 183–210.
Mac Shamhráin (Ailbhe): Ailbe Ua Máel Muaid, Uí Chennselaig and the Vitae sanctorum Hiberniae.
Mac Shamhráin (Ailbhe): Swords and district: the political and ecclesiastical background, fifth to twelfth centuries.
In Medieval Dublin 15 (2016), pp. 39–63.