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Alastair Lorne Campbell of Airds was the Chief Executive of Clan Campbell, appointed in 1985 by the Chief of Clan Campbell, Mac Cailein Mor, Ian Campbell, the 12th Duke of Argyll. He was Unicorn Pursuivant of Arms in Ordinary (1986-2008) to the Court of the Lord Lyon, King of Arms. In his 8 years as Inveraray Castle Archivist, he was responsible for cataloguing the volumes and artifacts in the Jacob More Library at Inveraray. He was granted unparalleled access to the archives as he wrote his comprehensive three volume "A History of Clan Campbell".

From 2008-2014 he was Islay Herald of Arms Extraordinary, in the Court of the Lord Lyon, King of Arms.

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