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Viking Scotland: Results, Opportunities and Ways Forward

November 11 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Free
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Lecture by Dr Colleen Batey FSA Scot (Centre for Northern Studies, University of Highlands and Islands)

It is 20 years since the seminal volume Vikings in Scotland: an archaeological survey was published by Edinburgh University Press (EUP) under the authorship of James Graham-Campbell and Colleen Batey. This period has brought many changes to our understanding of the Scandinavian presence in Scotland, some through the results of targeted research agendas, others through chance finds during field survey and metal detecting. The published integration of all aspect of archaeological endeavour – both on and off-site, has provided a unique opportunity to re-assess the impact of this period which spanned essentially 600 years.

 

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November 11
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6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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Free
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