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SHIPS

VOTIVE SHIPS IN VIKEN CHURCH, SKÅNE, SWEDEN

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Viken means The Vik, The Wick, The Creek or The Bay

VIKEN IS WHERE VIKINGS CAME FROM

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From here, and from Vikhög, further down the Skåne coast

THE VOTIVE SHIPS HANG IN THE HUVUDSKEPP
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Huvudskepp means "head-ship" --- the English word is Nave

the Angles also came from these places
350 years before the Vikings
probably from Ängelholm, up the coast

 

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