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Re: Interesting article about Viking navigation and "Sunstones"

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  • Geirfold
    Ok, so next time I make sure the cat is not in my lap when typing.
    Message 1 of 8 , Nov 4, 2011
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      Ok, so next time I make sure the cat is not in my lap when typing.

      --- In medievalsawdust@yahoogroups.com, "Geirfold" <hammered_shamrock@...> wrote:
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      > IIRC there wee at least three found in various Viking Graves. One or two in Birka, and I think the Oseberg and/or Gokstad burials. I'd have to do some research to find the exact ones.
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      > Geierfold
      >
      > --- In medievalsawdust@yahoogroups.com, leaking pen <itsatrap@> wrote:
      > >
      > > My understanding is that no such stone had yet been found with a wreck,
      > > no?
      > >
      > > On Fri, Nov 4, 2011 at 6:48 AM, Geirfold <hammered_shamrock@>wrote:
      > >
      > > > **
      > > >
      > > >
      > > > Nothing like doing a study on something that was proven 40 years ago. I
      > > > have several books on Viking Age history that were printed in the 60's and
      > > > 70's that already gave that information.
      > > >
      > > > However, please do not take this as a disparagement to your haveing posted
      > > > the link and story.
      > > >
      > > > Geirfold
      > > >
      > > > --- In medievalsawdust@yahoogroups.com, leaking pen <itsatrap@> wrote:
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      > > > >
      > > > http://www.telegraph.co.uk/science/science-news/8862471/Magical-Viking-stone-may-be-real.html
      > > > >
      > > > >
      > > > >
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      > > >
      > > >
      > >
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