Drekkingarhylur (“The drowning pool”), a deep pool in the river near the bridge in Almannagjá, formerly a place of execution. Up to the early 18th century, women found guilty of crimes such as adultery, incest and murdering infants were tied in sacks and drowned there.
Drekkingarhylur (Drowning Pool) - Iceland
by Keith Flamã©E December. 29, 2013 7123 views