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To celebrate Vikings Live, we have replaced our Roman alphabet with the runic alphabet used by the Vikings, the Scandinavian ‘Younger Futhark’. The ‘Younger Futhark’ has only 16 letters, so we have used some of the runic letters more than once or combined two runes for one Roman letter.

For an excellent introduction to runes, we recommend Martin Findell’s book published by British Museum Press.

More information about how we have ‘runified’ this site


Sarah Hussey, Countess of Tyrconnel (Biographical details)

Sarah Hussey, Countess of Tyrconnel (British; Female; 1788 - 1792; fl)

Also known as

Hussey, Sarah; Tyrconnel


married 5th Earl of Tyrconnel in 1780; had an attachment to the Duke of York


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