Conference Contribution Details
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Murray, G.
The Vikings and Cork: raiding, trading and the development of the town
Programme: Morning Session: Chair Ciara Brett, Cork City Archaeologist. 10:05, Clare Downham (University of Liverpool) - Viking raiding and early settlement in the Cork region. 10:40, David Griffiths (Oxford University) - The Vikings, Towns and the Irish Sea. 11:15, Discussion. 11:40, Howard Clarke (University College Dublin) - Viking Cork: a new cartographical perspective. 12:15, Rebecca Boyd (UCC) - Living in a Viking House what it was like to live in Cork in the 11th century. 12:50, Discussion. Afternoon Session: Chair Maeve Sikora, National Museum of Ireland. 2:00, John Sheehan (UCC) - Viking Cork: a silver lining? 2:35, Griffin Murray (UCC) - Late Viking Art in Co. Cork: the evidence from church metalwork. 3:10, Tom Birkett (University College Cork) - From Pillagers to Pin-ups: Perspectives on the Vikings in the 21st Century. 3:45, Discussion. 4:00, Closing Remarks Dr John Herbert (President CHAS) Conference Committee: Griffin Murray, John Sheehan, Ciara Brett & Flor Hurley
Conference Organising Committee Chairperson
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2021 CHAS Conference examining the origins and development of Cork during the Viking Age within its wider north-western European context.
Cork Historical and Archaeological Society