In Search of Vikings in South-West England

Stuart J Prior, Tony Roberts, Peter Twinn, Nancy Hollinrake

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This paper summarizes the results of recent archaeological work and research in both Somerset and Gloucestershire, highlighting the fact that, against popular opinion, tangible evidence for a significant and lasting Scandinavian presence in the South-West is mounting.
Original languageEnglish
Article number6
Pages (from-to)103-124
Number of pages22
JournalEarly Medieval Enquiries - The Clifton Antiquarian Club
Publication statusPublished - 2010


  • Vikings
  • Scandinavian
  • Archaeology
  • Place Names
  • Earthworks
  • Folklore

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