Daily Drawing 787 – 802 AD Viking Sack Iona

Dragon 582 – Snaevar the viking adds a little insult to injury in the sacking of the Island of Iona.

In 802 AD the Vikings sacked the Island of Iona. At the time it was home to an Irish monastery, and not much more. The island itself is only 3.4 square miles and today has a population of 125.

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