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« Reply #135 on: October 07, 2016, 01:09:56 pm »

Enlarge twice if the video's don't cooperate.
The Vikings Uncovered from April 2016, part 1 http://www.dailymotion.com/video/x44bkb8
The Vikings uncovered part 2 http://dailymotion.com/video/x5isbsc

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« Reply #136 on: August 10, 2017, 06:18:50 pm »

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Viking settlement discovered near Hudson River
http://worldnewsdailyreport.com/usa-ruins-of-viking-settlement-discovered-near-hudson-river/

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9w2lvN7N83k

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« Reply #137 on: September 16, 2017, 07:05:50 pm »

New Viking discoveries
http://listverse.com/2016/08/29/10-fascinating-new-discoveries-involving-the-vikings/

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« Reply #138 on: September 26, 2017, 11:27:15 am »

Ruins of a royal residence archaeologists has been looking for was excavated this year on the island Karmøy
https://www.aftenposten.no/norge/i/Aea3z/Arkeologer-fant-ukjent-kongsgard-na-ma-historien-kanskje-skrives-om

The castle was probably finished 1308 by king Håkon V Magnusson https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Haakon_V_of_Norway

Karmøy https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Karm%C3%B8y

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« Reply #139 on: October 12, 2017, 04:27:52 pm »

Icelandic author Bergsveinn Birgisson's book "DEN SVARTE VIKINGEN" (THE BLACK VIKING) will be a tv serie produced i Norway. The Black Viking is mentioned the Saga.  His name was Geirmund Hjorsson Heljarskin (Heljarskin is Black skin i Norse) He was born in Norway, his mother Ljufvina was a Mongolian princess. Geirmund was one of the first settlers on Iceland.

The story in English
http://avaldsnes.info/en/informasjon/hjor/

The author and the book https://spartacus.no/boker/den-svarte-vikingen-104

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« Reply #140 on: October 20, 2017, 06:47:33 pm »

The only complete Viking helmet ever found in the whole world was found on Farm Gjermundbu in Ringerike area in Buskerud county, the inland of Norway, and its called "Gjermundbu hjelmen" The Gjermundbu helmet.
The helmet was found in a chieftains grave from ca 900 AC. The grave also contained weaponry and horse harnesses.

Buskerud County https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Buskerud

The helmet https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gjermundbu_helmet

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