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The Iron Age settlement of Arctic Norway

Thorleif SjГёvold

The Iron Age settlement of Arctic Norway

A study in the expansion of European Iron Age culture within the Arctic Circle (Tromso Museums skrifter ; v. 10, 2)

by Thorleif SjГёvold

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Published by Universitetsforlaget .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History,
  • Europe - Scandinavia,
  • Medieval,
  • Archaeology,
  • History - General History

  • The Physical Object
    FormatUnknown Binding
    Number of Pages488
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9093895M
    ISBN 108200061574
    ISBN 109788200061571

    In , a large farm from the Nordic Iron Age was uncovered near the University of Stavanger in Rogaland. The farm had burned down and was subsequently abandoned in the middle of .   Archaeologists have discovered a pre-Viking Iron Age settlement dating back around 1, years ago on the Trondheim Fjord on Norway’s coast as they excavated the area prior to expanding an airport for jet fighters.   Using traces of human feces in lake sediments, scientists have recreated the history of a settlement in the Lofoten Islands, Norway, an archipelago north of the Arctic Circle. Norway lies between latitudes 57° and 81° N, and longitudes 4° and 32° E. Norway is the northernmost of the Nordic countries and if Svalbard is included also the easternmost. Vardø at 31° 10' 07" east of Greenwich lies further east than St. Petersburg and Istanbul. Norway includes the northernmost point on the European mainland.


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Title: The Iron age settlement of Arctic Norway: a study in the expansion of European Iron Age culture within the Arctic Circle -- vol. I, Early Iron Age (Roman and migration periods) Published By: Original publisher Tromsö: Norwegian Universities Press.

xvi, p., plates, p. ill., mapsCited by: 2. The iron age settlement of arctic Norway: a study in the expansion of European iron age culture within the Arctic Circle.

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– BC). In: Petterson, PE (ed.) Prehistoric Pottery across the Baltic: Regions, Influences Cited by: 4. It may be surprising to learn that this book is the first ever survey of the Atlantic Iron Age: this tradition is cited in archaeology frequently enough to seem firmly established, yet has never been clearly this book, Jon Henderson provides an important and much-needed exploration of the archaeology of western areas of Britain, Ireland, France and Spain to co/5.

Archaeological and palynological evidence suggests the establishment of agriculture by the early Iron Age at around BC (Johansen ; Sjögren and Arntzen ).

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The climate during the Scandinavian Iron Age was apparently cooler and wetter than today. Cooler temperatures made both agriculture and stock raising more difficult, and may have led farmers to keep their livestock indoors during the winter and consequently focus some effort on raising hay and other animal feeds.

Book school visits, premises, learning value and arrangements. Contact networks and power structures in the Iron Age and medieval period (Roger (NSF) PLR-Arctic Social Sciences research project () "Paleoenvironmental perspectives on prehistoric human settlement of Arctic Norway: Implications for climate, sea-level, and land-use.

The Germanic Iron Age of Scandinavia is taken to end c. AD, with the beginning of the Viking Age. In the Indian sub-continent, the Iron Age is taken to begin with the ironworking Painted Gray Ware culture in the 18th century BC, and to end with the reign of Ashoka (3rd century BC).

The Iron Age was a period in human history that started between B.C. and B.C., depending on the region, and followed the Stone Age and Bronze Age.

This article considers early boats in Scandinavian spanning a timeframe from Early Mesolithic colonization at c. cal BC up until the beginning of the Late Iron Age around AD from a. This article considers early boats in Scandinavian spanning a timeframe from Early Mesolithic colonization at c.

cal BC up until the beginning of the Late Iron Age around AD from a northern Norwegian perspective. The 14 articles presented in this publication represent some of the latest and most relevant research on rural settlement and farming from the Late Neolithic through the Early Medieval Period in Norway.

It deals with the impact of climate change, plague and the AD –7 volcanic event and some of the earliest farms north of the Arctic Circle. The 14 articles presented in this publication represent some of the latest and most relevant research on rural settlement and farming from the Late Neolithic through the Early Medieval Period in Norway.

It deals with the impact of climate change, plague and the AD – volcanic event and some of the earliest farms north of the Arctic Circle. Archaeological surveys in discovered a Bronze to Iron Age settlement. More recently, 30, objects of gold, silver and bronze were discovered, telling many stories of the area.

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It deals with the impact of climate change, plague and the AD â 7 volcanic event and some of the earliest farms north of the Arctic Circle.

Arctic - Arctic - History of settlement: In northernmost North America, only mainland Alaska and a small northwestern corner of Canada remained largely unglaciated during the latest ice age of the Pleistocene (about 2, to 11, years ago); these areas were joined to northeastern Asia—also largely without ice—across land exposed by low sea levels at what is now the Bering Strait.

Overview The Iron Age Farm at Ullandhaug is a a reconstructed farmstead from the Migration Periode ( AD). The farm is located around three kilometres from the Stavanger city centre, with a magnificent view of the Northern Jæren region and Hafrsfjord.

Norwegian archaeologists have found a remarkably well-preserved skeleton believed to date from the Iron Age during an excavation on the Lofoten Islands. Earlier this year, a team of archaeologists were surprised to discover a femur and hip bone during a routine excavation on Gimsøya island in Norway's Lofoten.

Iron Age migration on the island of Öland: The social context of settlement in Norway in the first millennium AD. Urban Networks and Arctic Outlands: Craft Specialists and Reindeer Antler in Viking Towns.

European Journal of Archaeology, Vol. 18, Issue. 4, p. Paleoenvironmental perspectives on prehistoric human settlement of Arctic Norway: Implications for climate, sea-level, and land-use changes during the Iron Age Vitenskapelig sammendrag This project will investigate the relationship between environmental change and characteristics of early settlement in Arctic Norway.

Iron-Age Settlement Excavated in Norway. Share. Monday, Decem TRONDHEIM, NORWAY—A large excavation conducted by a team from the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU.

Although models for the development of fishing settlement in northern Norway from the Iron Age to the early modern period have been debated for many years, archaeological documentation of the. Ships of Wood and Men of Iron: A Norwegian-Canadian Saga of Exploration in the High Arctic - Kindle edition by Kenney, Gerard.

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4millions of people million people live in the Arctic. Nearly 10 % of Norway. Book Description: The nature and causes of the transformation in settlement, social structure, and material culture that occurred in Britain during the Later Iron Age (c.

BC to the Roman conquest) have long been a focus of research. Iron Age, final technological and cultural stage in the Stone–Bronze–Iron Age sequence.

The date of the full Iron Age, in which this metal for the most part replaced bronze in implements and weapons, varied geographically, beginning in the Middle East and southeastern Europe about bce but in China not until about gh in the Middle East iron had limited use as a scarce and. () The Iron Age Settlement of Arctic Norway: A Study in the Expansion of European Iron Age Culture Within the Arctic Circle.

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The first people who migrated to Northern Norway after the Ice Age. Delve into more than 4, years of human settlement in the same location. Neolithic people first settled at this site in Shetland around BC, and it remained in use until the AD s. Discoveries made here include oval-shaped Bronze Age houses, an Iron Age broch and wheelhouses, Norse long houses, a medieval farmstead, and a laird’s.

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