Riddle me this: I have a Viking soul and Victorian history. I am old, new and 12 years old all at once. What am I? 585 more words
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According to what we know from history, Vikings appeared in about the 7th century AD.
A written Church chronicle of that era referred to the fierce Scandinavian warriors. 322 more words
Last Monday we arrived late into Kirkwall, so had an overnight stop before heading across to the island of Rousay on the local ferry. The site was abuzz with media coverage from the exciting news of a Roman coin being discovered in a trench over the weekend (only the fourth ever found in Orkney). 567 more words