The Viking-age Fylki (Petty kingdoms) in Norway before the unification. by jkvatterholm: “ Important! This is the “de jure” regions so to say. A petty king might have power in 2 or 3 of them, or they might be divided in various ways. The fylki are.
Old Norse Map of the Viking World "The geographical range of Viking exploration between the and centuries AD was amazing. From their Northern European homelands in today’s Norway, Denmark and Sweden they used the Norwegian and Baltic Seas to enga
Relatively small vessels travelled thousands of miles on rivers, seas, and oceans - mostly by rowing. In December the remains of a Viking Longship was found in the Mississippi river, near the Gulf of Mexico.
Resources for researching locations and ancestors in Norway. The map displays old and new names of counties in Norway, which are called fylke. Our original spelling was "Lende" - would like to find some of my relatives from the Telemark area -