Here you can read the boatswain's diary on the Sea Stallion's voyage against Dublin.
The web version of the boatswain's log contains excerpts from the more detailed log kept by the boatswain during the expedition.
Søren Nielsen and Tom Nicolaisen, both shipwrights at the Viking Ship Museum Boatyard, are responsible for keeping the boatswain's log.
We do not know for certain whether a boat builder was a permanent member of the crew of large longships in the Viking Age. However, his tools were...