Baron Jann-Erik Aas Johansen

Baron Jann-Erik Aas Johansen

Baron Jann-Erik Aas Johansen
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Viking throne, Nordmannsheim.de

Viking throne, Nordmannsheim.de

Axttypen nach Petersen

Axttypen nach Petersen

Wooden lantern-- great for obscuring electric lights.

Wooden lantern-- great for obscuring electric lights.

From Tromsø, Norway, dating from about AD 1100. Worth clicking through to read the article.

From Tromsø, Norway, dating from about AD 1100. Worth clicking through to read the article.

Leather Buying Guide

Leather Buying Guide

Ultimate Guide to Leather #infographic #Leather #LifeStyle

Ultimate Guide to Leather #infographic #Leather #LifeStyle

Great leather handle tutorial

Great leather handle tutorial

The hull is made up of overlapping planks of wood that are held together with iron rivets. This construction is both strong and flexible, qualities necessary for ocean going vessels.     To maintain this flexibility, the hull of some ships was fixed to the main timber frame with ties rather than nails.    Viking ships were pointed at each end and wide in the middle, this often meant that they could sail in relatively shallow waters.

The hull is made up of overlapping planks of wood that are held together with iron rivets. This construction is both strong and flexible, qualities necessary for ocean going vessels. To maintain this flexibility, the hull of some ships was fixed to the main timber frame with ties rather than nails. Viking ships were pointed at each end and wide in the middle, this often meant that they could sail in relatively shallow waters.

A Viking Ship that you can purchase. The Viking Ship Museum will construct a boat for you for €33,000 – 53,000.

A Viking Ship that you can purchase. The Viking Ship Museum will construct a boat for you for €33,000 – 53,000.

Viking boat based on longship 'Harald Fairhair'

Viking boat based on longship 'Harald Fairhair'