The Woodstown: Viking settlement in Waterford audio book engagingly tells the story of one of Ireland’s most important archaeological discoveries. Archaeologists investigating the proposed route of the Waterford City Bypass in 2003 uncovered the remains of a ninth-century Viking settlement on the banks of the River Suir at Woodstown in County Waterford. The site has been hailed by scholars as one of the most significant archaeological discoveries ever made in Ireland.
This immersive audio book is an accessible companion to Woodstown: a Viking-Age settlement in Co. Waterford edited by Ian Russell and Maurice F Hurley, and published by Four Courts Press. It contains in-depth analysis of the site and its artefacts by a variety of international experts who look at what the remains can reveal about the Vikings in Ireland.
This guide was produced in conjunction with Transport Infrastructure Ireland and Waterford Treasures: Three Museums in the Viking Triangle.