Browsing the "Vikings" Tag

Viking-age burials found in Iceland

July 10th, 2017 | by admin

Four Viking-era burials have been found at Eyjafjörður fjord in Iceland. Yesterday archeologists discovered a second boat burial at an [&hellip


Vikings may have grown grapes

May 16th, 2017 | by admin

Grape seeds found at a Viking site suggest that the people have grown grapes, possibly for the production of wine. [&hellip


Viking manor house found in Sweden

February 1st, 2017 | by Admin

A viking manor hall, measuring more than 130 feet long, has been discovered in Sweden. Thanks to high-resolution geophysical surveys [&hellip


1,000-year-old tomb found in Denmark

January 30th, 2017 | by Admin

A large tomb dating back 1,000 years has been found in Denmark. Bjarne Henning Nielsen, an archaeologist based in northern [&hellip


Shrine to Viking King found in Norway

December 14th, 2016 | by Admin

Archaeologists have unearthed the wooden foundations of a church where the body of King Olaf Haraldsson was taken in 1031 [&hellip


Viking toolbox found in Denmark

November 28th, 2016 | by Admin

A Viking toolbox, containing 14 iron tools, has been found at a Viking fortress in Denmark. Collections of tools from [&hellip



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