Runic inscription, Karlberg, Solna, Uppland, Sweden

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Runic inscription (U 123) at Karlberg, north of Karlberg castle. The rock with the runes was blasted away in the middle of the 19th century when the railway was constructed in the area. The inscription says: "Sigfast and Ärnfast they cut (the runes) in memory of themselves".
Woodcut from the 17th century by Johan Hadorph and Johan Leitz.

Runhäll (U 123) i Karlberg. Runristning på berghäll norr om Karlbergs slott. Runhällen spränges sönder i mitten av 1800-talet när järnvägen byggdes i området. Ristningen säger: "Sigfast och Ärnfast de högg efter sigr."
Träsnitt från 1600-talet av Johan Hadorph och Johan Leitz.

Collection: Older collection of images (mainly photographs) of rune stones and picture stones, Archives of the Swedish National Heritage Board

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

Photograph by: Unknown
Date: c. 2008

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