12 results for projects related to 'church'

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Project Title: Breiğafjörğur Islands
Permalink: http://www.nabohome.org/cgi-bin/explore.pl?seq=108
Country: Iceland
Description: The islands of Breiğafjörğur are unique, geographically bounded spaces, but often maintained, organized and owned from the mainland. Living on islands was a balance between surviving and living through farming and fishing. However, the communication ...[More]
 
Project Title: The Norse Settlement in the Vatnahverfi Region, South Greenland c. AD 985 - c. AD 1450
Greenland - The Vatnahverfi Project - Settlement, economy, and depopulation.
Permalink: http://www.nabohome.org/cgi-bin/explore.pl?seq=17
Country: Greenland
Description: The aim of the programme is to discuss landnam (landtaking) strategies and the later depopulation in the light of the interplay between the two economic spheres of the Norse Greenland Economy: subsistence based on the resources of the local, settled ...[More]
Keywords: Norse,Eastern,Settlement,Vatnahverfi,Settlement,Structure,Economy,Identity,Mobility,Communication
 
Project Title: Möğruvellir graveyard
Permalink: http://www.nabohome.org/cgi-bin/explore.pl?seq=80
Country: Iceland
Description: A long trench (15 x 2 m) was excavated in the graveyard in Möğruvellir, Hörgárbyggğ, prior to laying heating pipes to the church. ...[More]
 
Project Title: Möğruvellir í Hórgárdal
Permalink: http://www.nabohome.org/cgi-bin/explore.pl?seq=23
Country: Iceland
Description: Möğruvellir is located in Hörgárdal, Eyjafjörğur, Northern Iceland. The site lies on open lowland pasture, to the north of the river Hörgá, some 13 kilometres north of the modern City of Akureyri. Möğruvellir is situated only a short distance from ...[More]
Keywords: Monastic site, long occupation, Hörgárdalur,local-resources,archaeofauna,environment,site-formation-
 
Project Title: Neğri Ás
Permalink: http://www.nabohome.org/cgi-bin/explore.pl?seq=42
Country: Iceland
Description: The aim of the project was to excavate an alleged graveyard and church ruin in Neğri-Ás. According to written sources this is supposed to be one of the oldest churches in Iceland....[More]
 
Project Title: Oddstağir
Permalink: http://www.nabohome.org/cgi-bin/explore.pl?seq=21
Country: Iceland
Description: The site of Oddstağir farm ruins nowadays belong to the land owned by Öxnhóll farm, once a church farm. The 2009 Midden excavation yielded well preserved animal bones and was sampled for environmental analyses. Tephra analysis and C14 data may co...[More]
Keywords: Hörgárdalur,local-resources,archaeofauna,environment,site-formation
 
Project Title: RAPID Garğar Collaborative Rescue Project - 2012
Permalink: http://www.nabohome.org/cgi-bin/explore.pl?seq=161
Country: Greenland
Region: Quaqortoq municipality, Igaliku Fjord
Description: RAPID is an intensive international multi-disciplinary effort to salvage critical organic remains (zooarchaeological, archaeobotanical, artifactual, geoarchaeological, bioarchaeological, and archaeoentomological) from rapidly degrading cultural depos...[More]
Keywords: Greenland, Norse, Zooarchaeology, Climate, Subsistance, Eastern Settlement
 
Project Title: Rauğaskriğa
Permalink: http://www.nabohome.org/cgi-bin/explore.pl?seq=68
Country: Iceland
Description: The aim of this excavation was to investigate an enclosure believed to be a graveyard and to locate the possible church within it....[More]
 
Project Title: Reykholt church
Permalink: http://www.nabohome.org/cgi-bin/explore.pl?seq=63
Country: Iceland
Description: The aim of the project is to fully excavate the remains of the old church in Reykholt. This is the first time the full development of a parish church in Iceland is investigated but most church foundations are not accessible for such research as mode...[More]
 
Project Title: Skútustağir Excavation
Permalink: http://www.nabohome.org/cgi-bin/explore.pl?seq=3
Country: Iceland
Region: Mıvatnssveit
Description: Skútustağir is an active farm and hotel center on the south side of Lake Myvatn. It figures in sagas as the home of "Killer Skuta", an early chieftain, and historically was one of two parish church centers in the Myvatn area and has remained one of t...[More]
Keywords: Skutustadir,Iceland,Zooarchaeology
 
Project Title: The Hvalsey Fjord farms - Excavations at the
Permalink: http://www.nabohome.org/cgi-bin/explore.pl?seq=8
Country: Greenland
Description: The ruins at ruin site Ø83a were first recorded and excavated by Aage Roussell in 1935. Originally eight ruins and three cooking pits were recorded. To day four of the ruins have been removed owing to modern cultivation. Roussell's report on the 1...[More]
Keywords: Hvalsey,Fjord,farm,church,
 
Project Title: Şingvallakirkja
Permalink: http://www.nabohome.org/cgi-bin/explore.pl?seq=45
Country: Iceland
Description: Archaeological investigations have been carried out a couple of times next to Şingvellir church at the request of the Şingvellir National Park committee. The aim of the first one in 1999 was to look for clues about the predecessors of the modern chu...[More]