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Rock Stop Lecture Series 2017: Norse in the North of Scotland

September 29, 2017 @ 19:00 - 20:00
The Rock Stop, Unapool
Kylesku, Highland IV27 4HW United Kingdom
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£5

We are very pleased to welcome Dr Colleen Batey (University of Glasgow) to the North West Highlands Geopark to talk on the Norse in the North of Scotland as part of our 2017 lecture series. Over the past centuries there has been a lot of interest in the adventures and occupation of Viking and Norse peoples in […]

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Rock Stop Lecture #7 The Norse of Northern Scotland A hub, not periphery

September 29, 2017 @ 19:00 - 20:30
The Rock Stop, Unapool
Kylesku, Highland IV27 4HW United Kingdom
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Talk by Dr Colleen Batey, University of Glasgow Knowledge of the Viking movements around the coastal waters of Scotland shows that the North West was a crucial location: Cape Wrath was the navigational correctional point on the major seaway between Scandinavia via the Orkney Islands, through the Western Isles and into Irish Sea and was the location of […]

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