Moderate to fresh southwest breeze veering westerly in the afternoon. Maximum temperature 12 °C.
Svein Asleifarsson – Orkney’s Last Sea Wolf
Described in the Saga as: ‘the greatest man the western world has ever seen in ancient and modern times’- this is part of his story.
Our Very Own Viking!
“We look straight across to Gairsay, once the home of Viking Sweyn Asleifsson from where he headed out, rampaging. “
A Tale of Two Sveins
This tale is set at a time when Orkney was ruled by the Norse Earls.
Walking Out From The House – Again……..
“We look across to Gairsay, once the home of Viking Sweyn Asleifsson, from where he headed out, rampaging. “