Runic inscription, Viby, Uppland, Sweden

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Where: 263, Sigtuna, Sweden

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When: 01 January 1915

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Runic inscription (U 412) on boulder in Viby. The inscription says: "Sibbe had the runes carved in memory of Orökja, his father, and Tyre in memory of her husband."

Runristning (U 412) på flyttblock i Viby. Ristningen säger: "Sibbe lät rista runorna efter Orökja, sin fader, och Tyre efter sin man."

Parish (socken): Sankt Olof
Province (landskap): Uppland
Municipality (kommun): Sigtuna
County (län): Stockholm

Photograph by: Erik Brate
Date: 1915
Format: Glass plate negative

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Owner: Swedish National Heritage Board
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    • 07/Oct/2009 03:40:35

    Beautiful! I would be honored to have a gravestone like this!

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    • 25/Oct/2009 19:22:07

    Hi, I'm an admin for a group called Runes and runic inscriptions, and we'd love to have this added to the group!