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Project Details
Title:Möðruvellir graveyard
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Abstract:A long trench (15 x 2 m) was excavated in the graveyard in Möðruvellir, Hörgárbyggð, prior to laying heating pipes to the church.
Country:Iceland
Project Start Year:2005
Projected End Year:2005

Account Owner
Contact: Fornleifastofnun Íslands
Postal Address: Bárugata 3, 101 Reykjavík, ICELAND
Post Code: 101
Telephone: 00354-5511033
Website: http://www.instarch.is
Email: fsi@instarch.is

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Fornleifakönnun á Möðruvöllum, 2005 [0.49 MB]
A long trench (15 x 2 m) was excavated in the graveyard in Möðruvellir, Hörgárbyggð, as it was planned to lay heating pipes to the church and therefore a trench had to be excavated. Several remains were found, structural elements, debris and cuts, most likely graves. A midden was detected in the western part at a depth of about 30 cm.





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Latitude: 65.769767°N Longitude: 18.247353°W