Armchair comments

A warship on a diplomatic course

Elsewhere on these pages you can read about how the original Skuldelev 2 ship ended in Roskilde possibly after a di…

The aftermath of 1066 – and the transport of princes and princesses

Professor Niels Lund tells us more about the ousted English royal family and their options with regard to crossing …

Reconstructing the sails of Viking ships

When reconstructing the ships of the Vikings it is necessary to combine various methods and approaches. This is due…

On Shakespeare, place-names, and the Battle of Stamford Bridge

Elsewhere on these pages you can read about how a 360-ship strong Viking army landed in Yorkshire in September 1066…

From VIKING to the SEA STALLION – rekonstructions of Viking ships through time

The Sea Stallion's experimental voyage to Dublin and back represents one of the most spectacular maritime archaeolo…