Friday, 17 June 2016

Tour Scotland Video Viking Hog Back Burial Stone Abercorn

Tour Scotland video of a Viking Hog Back Burial Stone on ancestry visit to Abercorn in West Lothian, Scotland. Hogbacks are stone carved Anglo Scandinavian sculptures from 10th to 12th century England and Scotland. Hogbacks fell out of fashion by the beginning of the 11th century. Their function is generally accepted as grave markers.

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