Executed Vikings

Viking, Saxon, and Early Christian Irish cultures

Moderator: the_power

Executed Vikings

Postby finnobreanan on Thu Mar 18, 2010 2:37 pm

Here's an interesting find in England:
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/uk_news/engl ... 563377.stm
Finn O'Breanan
Wood Kerne

"...The O'Brennans, a sept of thieves without any right or title, ... were a perpetual disturbance to the peace of the county,"
User avatar
Active Newbie
Full Name: Scott Cross
Posts: 439
Joined: Mon Dec 17, 2007 12:00 am
Location: Wisconsin, USA
Karma: 14

Re: Executed Vikings

Postby oleg on Thu Mar 18, 2010 4:34 pm

I've seen references to drowning as an execution for sacrilege.
Bran-Deas - group, focused on Ireland(IX-XI) located in Kiev, Ukraine.
Goddammit, sign up for free!
User avatar
Active Newbie
Full Name: Oleg Shevtoff
Posts: 208
Joined: Sun Sep 24, 2006 11:00 pm
Location: Kiev, Ukraine
Karma: 8

Re: Executed Vikings

Postby barry on Fri Mar 19, 2010 11:25 am

Hi all
Here is some more news and a video of the site:
all the best.

User avatar
Active Newbie
Real Name: None Set
Posts: 92
Joined: Wed Mar 01, 2006 12:00 am
Location: None
Karma: 27

Return to Early-Medieval

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 3 guests