Borg Roman Period House Site
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During the main excavations of the Borg area from 1986-1989, a possible house foundation was found West of House I:Ia (Chieftains house). Traces of post holes, and finds of charcoal in the cultural layers, was dated AD 245-425. The terms due to this time span is referred to as Roman Period and Migration Period, and comprise the Early Iron Age. A hone of quartzite was found in this area.
Access: Lofotr Vikingmuseum at Borg
- Borg in Lofoten - a chieftains farm in Northern Norway 2003, (Red.) Gerd S. Munch, Olav Sverre Johansen og Else Roesdahl. Arkeologiske Skrifter nr. 1, Lofotr- Vikingmuseet p Borg
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Vestvågøy Sites and Artefacts
Mayo - Vestvågøy - Mid-Argyll
This project has been supported by the EU as part of the Culture 2000 programme.