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Viking ship Dragon Harald Fairhair in Wirral

Ships 18 Jul 14

The largest Viking longship built in modern times arrived in Wirral yesterday. I’ve had a connection to Vikings ever since I was a kid. I grew up in Thingwall. As I’m sure you know *ahem* Thingwall comes from the phrase for Viking meeting place, Ă¾ing vollr. As kids our headmaster once marched us from the […]