IGALIKO [Norse: Gardar] (Greenland)

Settlement in the SW, 25 mi NE of Julianehåb. First settled by Eric the Red c. a.d. 985, it was the seat of a Norse parliament, the Gardar Thing, in the 10th century. From 1126 it was a see of the Greenland bishopric.

IGALIKO [Norse: Gardar] (Greenland)

Settlement in the SW, 25 mi NE of Julianehåb. First settled by Eric the Red c. a.d. 985, it was the seat of a Norse parliament, the Gardar Thing, in the 10th century. From 1126 it was a see of the Greenland bishopric.

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