Viking Era

More background on ships

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Comments from a few other books fit well with the previous post Background on Viking Age – ships for warfare, travel, and cargo – 4 of 5 Vikings: Raiders, Traders, and Masters of the Sea by Rodney Castleden, provides more explanations of ship types, starting on page 111. When thinking of Vikings crossing the sea, […]

Viking Era

Building a Viking Longship

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I’ve found a few websites that provide a few details on how to build a Viking ship. This post won’t go into much detail. Check these sites for more info that could you possibly want: Regia Anglopum – Making a Viking Ship – Great line-drawings of construction steps. Vikingskip.com – Viking ships and Norse wooden […]