Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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U 61 (U61) - Spånga k:a

inscription; date not specified;

Sweden: Uppland
Location: Spånga k:a, Spånga sn, Sollentuna hd;
Swedish map: X:1619707 Y:6587527
Google maps: 59.3914,17.9122
RAÄ: Spånga 284:3
Links: (image)

Samnordisk runtextdatabas:
siglum: U 61 
place: Spånga k:a 
parish: Spånga sn 
district: Sollentuna hd 
coordinates: 6587527:1619707 
original place?:  
new coords:  
RAÄ number: 284:3 [objektid=10304702840003] 
rune types:  
cross form: A4; B3; C6, C7; D1; 0; F3; G6 & A1; B2; 0; D1; E9; F3; 0 
style group: RAK 
inscriber: Gunnar (A) 
material/object: runsten, granit 
image link:,  
rune text: hialmuiþ(r) : auk : þurbiarn : kunbiarn : auk : halftan : þais : raistu : stin : þina : eftiʀ : bruþur : sin : ulf : auk : faþur : sen biarn : auk : bruþur : sen : blakari 
old west norse: Hjalmviðr ok Þorbjǫrn, Gunnbjǫrn ok Halfdan, þeir reistu stein þenna eptir bróður sinn Ulf ok fǫður sinn Bjǫrn ok bróður sinn Blákára(?). 
original language: Hialmviðr ok Þorbiorn, Gunnbiorn ok Halfdan, þæiR ræistu stæin þenna æftiR broður sinn Ulf ok faður sinn Biorn ok broður sinn Blakara(?). 
english: Hjalmviðr and Thorbjǫrn (and) Gunnbjǫrn and Halfdan, they raised this stone in memory of their brother Ulfr and their father Bjǫrn and their brother Blákári(?)  
User-contributed fields:
references to women (MZ):  
magic category (CO):  
magic attitude (CO): neutral 
invocation to (DD):  
object (PC): runestone 
material (PC): stone, granite 
object/material translation (PC): runestone, granite 


U 61, 1 (j1dpi)
U 61, 2 (j1dpi)
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