At Gjellestad in Norway, archaeologists from the Norwegian Institute for Cultural Heritage Research (NIKU) have found a 60 metre longhouse. There is no longer a doubt that Gjellestad, where the same team discovered a Viking ship in 2018, has been a central place in the late Nordic Iron Age. In the next few years, researchers will hopefully find the answer to how Gjellestad became such an important place.
Investigating medieval urbanisation through bioarchaeological reconstructions of human biographies
Results – Røros
Here is a short summary of the results of the research projects on economic effects of the world heritage site og Røros in Norway