Here is a small and enjoyable piece based on The Orkneyinga Saga‘s Sweyn Asliefsson who apparently lived in Lambaborg in Caithness, Scotland. This tale might be devoid of any facts whatsoever, but don’t let that deter you to simply enjoy a good story! 🙂 Read The John O’Groat Journal and Caithness Courier.
1077 – Walk to Canossa
1148 – Death of Ari Thorgilsson
1106 – Death of Henry IV of Germany.
The Holy Roman Emperor who walked to Canossa.
1086 – Murder of Cnut the Holy.
1103 – Death of Erik I of Denmark.