1,000-year-old burial may have been a female Viking warrior
Ship burials—interring human remains with an entire ship—were a Viking tradition for warriors. Recent research on a ship burial found on the western coast of Scotland has indicated the warrior buried there may have been a female warrior.
Revealed: the secrets of rare Viking boat burial uncovered in Swordle Bay on Ardnamurchan peninsula
By Judith Duffy
The Herald (Scotland)
February 4, 2017