The Sodnhus or grain drying house was used for drying barley.
In most Faeroese villages a little winter barley was grown. It had to be dried after harvesting. A fire for the drying was made in the partition wall. The grain was threshed with a flail on the planked floor of the building.
Photo was taken in the Open Air Museum, Lyngby near Copenhagen
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