VIKING DAY

On this day … 6 June 793  Vikings from Hordaland Norway made the first ever Viking raid coming ashore at Lindesfarne Britain.

Some photographs of Hordaland Norway …

Hordaland Norway

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Låtefoss; Hordaland; Norway

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And some photographs of Lindesfarne Britain …

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After this raid the cry went up from kristin men,

“From the fury of the North-men, God deliver us”.

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