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Runic Dictionary

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Br OR18 (Br OR18) - Skaill Home Farm

inscription; date not specified; not skaldic;

Location: Skaill Home Farm, Sandwick, Mainland, Orkney;
Google maps: 59.0508,-3.33341

Samnordisk runtextdatabas:
siglum: Br Or18 
place: Skaill Home Farm 
parish: Sandwick 
district: Mainland, Orkney 
placement: Kirkwall, Orkney Museum (1997.125) 
coordinates: HY 231800 (59.599154972 ; -3.373333333) 
original place?:  
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material/object: runsten av sandsten 
other: 16-18 runor även på baksidan. 
reference: NOR 1997:21,; Barnes & Page 2006  
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rune text: þurfinr : r---- ----- : --n- : --... ...
old west norse: Þorfinnr r[eisti](?) [stein](?) [þe]n[na](?) [eptir](?) ...
original language: Þorfinnr r[eisti](?) [stein](?) [þe]n[na](?) [eptir](?) ...
english: §A Thorfinnr raised(?) the stone(?) in memory of(?) ... §B ...  
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magic category (CO):  
magic attitude (CO): neutral 
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