Hebridean Islands

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Godred II Olafsson - Conflict With Somerled
... not appear to have had unanimous support amongst the Hebridean chiefs ... For example, the chronicle notes that when Dugald was sent throughout the isles, the island-chiefs not only rendered him pledges but surrendered hostages to Dugald as well ... Furthermore, the chronicle states that a certain island-chief named Paul remained loyal to Godred, and fled in secret to Mann, where he informed Godred of the treachery ...

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