Qassiarsuk

Qassiarsuk lies across the fjord from Narsarsuaq. Now a small sheep-farming settlement it is claimed to be the site of the original Norse settlement in Greenland in 982.

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Crossing the fjord

Qassiarsuk

Farms

Village centre

Shop and Post Office

Shop

Houses

Qingua

Water point

Heliport

Settler's house

Church

Church

Church

Church

Norse church

Longhouse

Stable

Medieval church

Longhouse

Longhouse

Longhouse

Longhouse

Decoration

Utensils

Longhouse

Norse church

Norse church

Norse church

Norse church

Norse church

Norse church

Turf house

Turf house

Turf house

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