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There is much more to say on this subject. Some of this content should be researched and integrated into the article: http://www.google.com/search?q=%22mead+halls%22&rls=com.microsoft:*:IE-SearchBox&ie=UTF-8&oe=UTF-8&sourceid=ie7&rlz=1I7GGIC --Jeffrey Henning 02:44, 4 January 2007 (UTC)
While I realize that there's plenty of grim, sadistic humor in making the caption for the picuture, "Ingjald using his new feasting hall as he intended," it may be more informative provide the readers with a more convential explanation.
http://www.hurstwic.org/history/articles/mythology/religion/text/practices.htm has some good original sources about the mead hall founding — Preceding unsigned comment added by 220.127.116.11 (talk) 10:18, 18 March 2013 (UTC)