Thule site (Qarmaviniq)

Thule site located just east from the community (walking distance); covered in sod and stone (qarmaviniit). This site was tested/ excavated, 1923 by Freuchen member’s of the Danish – Fifth Thule Expedition (Knud Rasmussen).

Research: National Museum of Man Mercury Series – Thule Eskimo Prehistory Along Northwestern Hudson Bay; Archeological Survey of Canada, Paper No. 70

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