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building the world's most iconic viking ship, part 5

This post will mostly be pictures, some of the replica, some of the original Oseberg ship. The last post left a board steamed, bent fitted and riveted or klinked on to the hull. As the hull takes shape each point is measured and set to ±5mm. It can be adjusted slightly by pressing up from underneath with props or by adding heavy rocks inside. These rocks look randomly scattered but they are very precisely placed to get exactly the right shape into the hull. Once it is dried and the ribs…

Vikingetid Wikingerzeit Viking-Age | bau.nu

1,000-year-old German dinner reveals long-distance Viking trade routes

Freeze-dried cod proves the Icelandic Sagas were sometimes historically accurate.

Let's go a Viking: Sailing on the Sea Stallion of Glendalough | Irish Archaeology

A fascinating post by Alva Mac Gowan who recounts her recent voyage on the Sea Stallion of Glendalough, a reconstructed Viking longship

Stefnir in autumn by VendelRus on DeviantArt

This is the viking ship Stefnir at harbour in Mora fields. Stefnir in autumn

Replica Viking Ships, Oseberg and Gaia, Haholmen, West Norway, Norway, Scandinavia, Europe

Final Dimensions (width x height): 16" x 16" This photographic print is digitally printed on archival photographic paper resulting in vivid, pure color and exceptional detail that is suitable for museum or gallery display. Item #5046468

Viking Women Immigrated to England, but Were They Warriors or Wives?

Today's Daily Mail and Wednesday's USA Today have short articles summarizing a recently-published study by Shane McLeod , called " Warrior…

Los drakkars vikingos

En lo que a navegación se refiere, los vikingos han sido el pueblo más adelantado y no cabe duda de que el éxito de sus expediciones era debido a sus embarcaciones y a sus conocimientos navales. Eran prácticamente desconocidos hasta el año 793, cuando presentaron sus credenciales atacando el monasterio de Lindisfarne al este de Inglaterra. A partir de entonces se convirtieron en el terror de Europa. Aunque disponían de varios tipos de embarcaciones, según estuviesen destinadas a una tarea u…

Living history services for schools

Viking School Visits, Living history services for schools, museums and heritage sites. Viking in school sessions, workshops, resources and craft demonstrations.

Fun Viking activites for kids.

Enjoy these fun Viking activities with pictures to color and a quiz.