Floating Castles: the Built Environment and Social Signaling in Medieval Scandinavia

Project: Research

Project Details


comparison of Glimmingehus with the Gribshunden shipwreck. The vessel was a mobile castle, a movable seat of government encompassing all of the functions of a land castle.
Short titleFloating Castles
Effective start/end date2023/01/012025/12/31


  • Swedish Research Council

UKÄ subject classification

  • Archaeology

Free keywords

  • medieval castles
  • shipwreck
  • Denmark
  • Sweden
  • social signaling