The discovery of a chamber grave of a woman in Valsøyfjord, Norway.
845 – Battle of Ballon
869/70 – Death of Edmund the Martyr
A double burial, and a murder mystery…
Well, it’s the season of Halloween after all, so it’s only fitting to talk about a Scottish grave with six skulls! What ties this story to the Viking Age is that the oldest skull dates back to the eighth-tenth century (the others from the 13-15th c.). But brace yourself for an astonishing revelation of the family ties of the bodies and skulls! Read it on the BBC.
877 – Death of Charles the Bald