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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


Jane Moorhouse (Biographical details)

Jane Moorhouse (Female; 1880s; circa. active)

Also known as

Moorhouse, Jane


Jane Moorhouse was possibly the daughter of Mathew Moorhouse (1813-1876) doctor and Protector of Aborigines in South Australia.