Rune stone, Stenkvista, Södermanland, Sweden

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Where: Södermanlands Län, Eskilstuna, Sverige

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When: 01 January 1916

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Runestone (Sö 111) in Stenkvista, with a Thor's Hammer. The inscription says: "Helge and Fröger and Torgöt raised rune-decorated landmarks in memory of Tjudmund, their father".

Runsten (Sö 111) i Stenkvista, med en Torshammare. Ristningen säger: ”Helge och Fröger och Torgöt reste med segerrunor prydda minnesvårdar efter Tjudmund, sin fader”.

Parish (socken): Stenkvista
Province (landskap): Södermanland
Municipality (kommun): Eskilstuna
County (län): Södermanland

Photograph by: Erik Brate
Date: 1916
Format: Glass plate negative

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    rosemary-demirkok

    • 21/Jan/2011 10:12:05

    very interesting image!

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    Steffe

    • 21/Jan/2011 11:01:12

    Here is a more recent photo: www.svenskarunstenar.net/sormland/so111stenkvista.html

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    Swedish National Heritage Board

    • 21/Jan/2011 15:41:12

    Steffe: Nice to view the modern pic, also with more information. Looks as if the stone has been moved since then. Thanks for posting! :) /Anna B.

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    Steffe

    • 21/Jan/2011 16:10:24

    That happens a lot I guess. We have a few runestones in Tungelsta and i think they all have been moved a few times.