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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
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Re: Executed Vikings

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

Interesting.
I've seen references to drowning as an execution for sacrilege.
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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:
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/uk_news/8565524.stm
all the best.

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