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Lie Boat House Site

Site/Artefact
Lie Farm number 97

Type
Boat house site

Site Number
Nr. 41

NGO Grid Reference
26377,3
1141859,0

Map ( 1:50000)
ØK reference: R2 3155 J12

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Description
Registrations done by Gøril Nilsen in her thesis from 1998:

Boat house nr. 47:

Inner measures: 12,0 m long and 2,7 m wide. Suggested dating: AD 1000

Boat house nr. 51:

Inner measures: 11,3 m long and 2,9 m wide, dated to AD 655-775

Boat house nr. 57

Inner measures: 7,5 m long and 2,9 m wide, suggested dating between AD 800-1000

Boat house nr. 58

Inner measures: 5,3 m long and 2,9 m wide, suggested dating to Viking Age

Boat house site nr. 47 lies parallel along the western long wall of boat house site nr. 51. Boat house sites nr. 57 and 58 are situated at the southern side of the bay.

Excavation Details
Boat house site nr.51: Small scale excavations uncovered new details regarding the length and width of the boathouse: Inner measures: 2,9 m wide and 11,3 m long. 14 C datings indicate an active use of the site about AD 655 - 775 (Gøril Nilsen 1998).

Finds:

museumnumber Ts. 10942 d: Iron nail

museumnumber Ts. 10942 e-f: Iron fragments, unsure if these may have been boat nails.

Access/Ownership
Private property

References

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Vestvågøy Sites and Artefacts

1. Borg
2. Buksnesfjorden
3. Bøstad
4. Eggum
5. Einangen
6. Eltoft
7. Holsneset
8. Holsøya
9. Kvalnes
10. Moland
11. Nykmark
12. Skjerpen
13. Trollsteinen
14. Uttakleiv
15. Vendalsjord
16. The Stone Crosses
17. Malnes
18. Borg Burial Mounds
19. Borg Burial Mounds
20. Borg Roman House Site
21. Borg House Remains I:Ia
23. Borg I:Ib
24. Borg House Remains
25. Borg - Midden

26. Borg House Site
27. Borg House Sites
28. Borg Farm Ruins
29. Borg Medieval Sites
30. Borg Burial Mounds
31. Borg Possible Settlement
32. Borg Medieval House Site
33. Borg Boat Houses
34. Burial Mound
35. Burial Mound
36. Borg Burial Mound
37. Borg Modern Church
38. Bøstad Burial Cairn
39. Bøstad Removed Burials
40. Bøstad - Courtyard
41. Boat House and Burial
42. Bøstad House Sites
43. Bøstad Farm Mound
44. Rystad Boat Houses
45. Rystad Burial Mound
46. Burial and Farm Mound
47. Rystad Burial Mound
48. Rystad - Burials
49. Rystad Burial Cairn
50. Handberg Charcoal-Pits

51. Handberg Farm Mound
52. Handberg Charcoal Pit - 1
53. Handberg Charcoal Pit -2
54. Handberg Charcoal Pit - 3
55. Handberg Charcoal Pit - 4
56. Handberg Charcoal Pits
57. Handberg Charcoal Pit
58. Vendalsjord
59. Lie Burial Mound
60. Lie Boat House
61. Lie
62. Løvdal
63. Borgfjord Indre
64. Sletteng
65. Borgfjord Ytre
66. Ytre Borgfjord - Burial
67. Borgfjord Ytre
68. Ytre Borgfjord
69. Borgfjord Ytre
70. Hagvåg Boat House
71. Hagvåg Burial Mound
72. Hagvåg Bridge Construction
73. Evjen Farm Mound

 

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