Indeed, the Viking Age, from A.D. 800-1100, was the age of the sleek, speedy longship. Without this crucial advance in ship technology, the Vikings would never have become a dominant force in medieval warfare, politics, and trade.
The Viking ship is one of the most iconic images of the Viking Age. As well as including well-known vessels such as the spectacular ship-burials from Gokstad and Oseberg in southern Norway, Viking Ships introduces the newly-conserved Roskilde 6 …
The purpose of this project is to build the first Faroese viking ship ever. Furthermore there will be built a boathouse.
The Viking is an exact replica of the Gokstad. In 1893, under Captain Magnus Andersen, she sailed across the Atlantic (from Bergen, Norway to New York) and on to the …
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Viking ships were built by the Scandinavians during the Viking Age (c. 790 CE – c. 1100 CE) and were used both within Scandinavia and beyond for purposes