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1,000-year-old Viking logboat returns to Wakefield

A 1,000-year-old logboat on dsiplay in Wakefield Library

By Mike Berriman A 1,000-year-old Viking logboat has gone on display in Wakefield – the city where it was discovered – for the first time. It was discovered in 1838 by canal workers who were building the Stanley Ferry Aqueduct on the River Calder, six feet below the bed of the river.

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