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Unique Viking find on the west coast of Norway

At Kaupang in Vestfold county, Norway, lie the remains of Sciringes heal - Norway

Norwegian archaeologists have discovered a well preserved Kaupang (Viking trading post) in Lærdal, Sogn og Fjordane county on the west coast of Norway. Archaeologist Asle Bruen Olsen, who has been in charge of the excavation, says to NRK TV that the find is more important, older, and larger than those earlier found in other parts of Norway. More than 30 house ...