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Godred Crovan (Gofraid Méranech)
Godred Crovan (Gofraid Méranech) (died 1095) was a Norse-Gael ruler of Dublin, and King of Mann and the Isles in the second half of the 11th century. Godred's epithet Crovan may mean "white hand" (Middle Irish: crobh bhan). In Manx folklore he is known as King Orry.
The notice of Godred's death in the Annals of Tigernach calls him Gofraid... More...
Isle of Man, 2008, Godred Crovan
Isle of Man, 2009, Stamp M1423