Godred Crovan’s Victory over the Manx

“In the yeere 1066, Godredus Crovan gathered a fleete of ships, and sailed unto Man, and giving battell unto the people of the countrey, was vanquished and put to flight. The second time also having gathered his armie and ships

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Goats in Isle of Man Folklore

The practice of letting a goat accompany flocks and herds at pasture was favoured in the Isle of Man. It is said to be followed still on a few farms. The goat’s presence was believed to have a beneficial effect

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