Scotland's History Scotland United The Lords of the Isles

The Lord of the Isles – 1158

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Somerled, in a campaign against the Norse, overthrows Godfrey, King of Man and the Isles, to extend his territories from Lewis in the north to the Isle of Man in the south. He declares himself Ri Innse Gall - King of the Isles. Video: Rioghachd nan Eilean.

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