Runic inscription in Granby, Orkesta, Uppland, Sweden

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Where: ORKESTA-GRANBY 5, 186 94 Vallentuna, Sweden

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When: 01 January 1940

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Rock with a runic inscription (U 337) in Granby, Orkesta. The inscription says: "Häming and Själve and Johan they have cut (the stone) in memory of their father Finnvid and Vargas and Ragnfrid and their mother, and in memory of Ingegärd and in memory of Kalv and Gärdar and ... He alone owned all at first. These were their kinsmen. May God help their spirits. Visäte carved these runes

Runristning "Granbyhällen" på berghäll (U 337) i Granby, Orkesta. Ristningen säger: "Häming och Själve och Johan de låter hugga efter sin fader Finnvid, och Vargas och Ragnfrid, och [efter] sin moder, och efter Ingegärd och efter Kalv och Gärdar och ... Han ägde ensam allt först. Det var deras fränder. Gud hjälpe deras ande. Visäte ristade dessa runor".

Parish (socken): Orkesta
Province (landskap): Uppland
Municipality (kommun): Vallentuna
County (län): Stockholm

Photograph by: Harald Faith-Ell
Date: 1940
Format: Film negative

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Owner: Swedish National Heritage Board
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