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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


Mrs Jessie Sinclair Litchfield (Biographical details)

Mrs Jessie Sinclair Litchfield (author/poet; journalist/critic; Australian; Female; 1883 - 1956)

Also known as

Litchfield, Jessie Sinclair; Phillips, Jessie Sinclair


Australian writer, poet and journalist.


Barbara James, 'Litchfield, Jessie Sinclair (1883 - 1956)', Australian Dictionary of Biography, Volume 10, Melbourne University Press, 1986, pp 118-119.