Rystad Burial Mound
List of Sites
Overview of the Rystad-area (Photo: Lofotr, The Vikingmuseum)
Registrations from 1970 give the following description:
3 Burial mounds, among them a boat shaped mound which is destroyed. According to Fritjof Rystad there have been 3 burial mounds at farm nr. 94/ 5 150 m north north east of the farm house. Finds of boatnails of iron are interpreted to have come from the boat shaped burial mound.
- National Registrations: Topographical Archive, Museum of Tromsø
Check out the following sections of the website for related information:
Vestvågøy Sites and Artefacts
Mayo - Vestvågøy - Mid-Argyll
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