rainyseptember:

Warrior at the ready… em We Heart It.

rainyseptember:

Warrior at the ready… em We Heart It.

Irish Elk

Irish Elk

archaeologicalnews:

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Hammershus, perched on the cliffs of northwest Bornholm in the Baltic, is perhaps Denmark’s best known ruin. It was excavated and renovated at the end of the 1800s up until 1940, but the ruined castle is still shrouded in a mystery with significance to the history of Denmark: who actually…

transperceneige:

From the Outlander credits.

transperceneige:

From the Outlander credits.

archaeologicalnews:

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The Vikings gave no quarter when they stormed the city of Nantes, in what is now western France, in June 843—not even to the monks barricaded in the city’s cathedral. “The heathens mowed down the entire multitude of priest, clerics, and laity,” according to one witness account. Among the…

archaeologicalnews:

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Have you ever wondered about some of those strange lumps and bumps in the ground when walking in the countryside?

What you are looking at could well be one of the ancient hillforts of the Chilterns.

Now you have the chance to find out all about them at a special event on Thursday, October 2.

wanderthewood:

Duart Castle - Isle of Mull, Scotland by David May

wanderthewood:

Duart Castle - Isle of Mull, Scotland by David May

thelandofmaps:

[GIF] Expansion of the city of Paris from 300 A.D to 1850 A.D [950x672]CLICK HERE FOR MORE MAPS!thelandofmaps.tumblr.com

thelandofmaps:

[GIF] Expansion of the city of Paris from 300 A.D to 1850 A.D [950x672]
CLICK HERE FOR MORE MAPS!
thelandofmaps.tumblr.com

iron-thane:

The charge of the housecarl

iron-thane:

The charge of the housecarl