Tag: Longship

Long ship replica arrives at Quebec City

After having crossed the North Atlantic, the long ship replica Draken Harald Hårfagre sailed into Quebec city harbor on June 14th. This is part of the leg heading to the Great Lakes. Draken is scheduled to arrive in Toronto by

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Draken – Shetland to Faroe Islands leg

The largest Viking longship replica currently is the Norwegian built “Draken Harald Hårfagre”. It is currently engaged in a living archeaology experiment with a trans-Atlantic crossing from Norway to America. Below is latest video update – from the Shetland to

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Gislinge Boat Launches at Roskilde Viking Ship Museum

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The Gislinge Open Source Boat Project at Roskilde Viking Ship Museum has been mentioned in several previous news updates here over the past 6 months. The museum has been very active and good in updating on the progress of the

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Engineering the Viking Longboat

Article takes a look at the Viking longship from an engineering perspective. Source: asme.org  /  Article in English

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Building a longship

Short clip showing the assembly of a Viking long ship.

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