Vikings in Scotland: 20 Years On

 

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In December 2018, a conference called 'The Vikings in Scotland: 20 Years On' was held in Glasgow to highlight the large corpus of work that has been done on Viking Age Scotland since the publication of James Graham-Campbell and Colleen Batey's 1998 volume 'The Vikings in Scotland: An Archaeological Survey' (Edinburgh University Press), as well as celebrate the anniversary of that book. Below are summaries and bibliographies for some of those projects.

The Sites and Projects

Bornais, South Uist, Western Isles

Brough of Birsay, Orkney

The Carrick, Mid Ross, West Dunbartonshire

Earl's Bu, Orphir, Orkney

Lewis Chessmen, Isle of Lewis, Western Isles

Old Scatness Broch, Shetland

Portmahomack, Highland

St Ninians Isle, Shetland

Swordle Bay, Ardnamurchan, Highland