Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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U 643 (U643) - Ekilla bro

inscription; date not specified;

Sweden: Uppland
Location: Ekilla bro, Yttergrans sn, Håbo hd;
Swedish map: X:1595650 Y:6611000
Google maps: 59.6515,17.377
RAÄ: Yttergran 88:1

Samnordisk runtextdatabas:
siglum: U 643 
place: Ekilla bro 
parish: Yttergrans sn 
district: Håbo hd 
placement: Vid Ekolsund, Husby-Sjutolfts sn. 
coordinates: 6611000:1595650 
original place?: nej 
new coords: 6615660.1588617 
RAÄ number: 88:1 (Husby-Sjutolfts sn) (nuv. plats) [objektid=10023900880001] 
rune types:  
cross form:  
style group: Pr4 
inscriber: Fot 2 (A); Torgöt Fotsarve (A), troligen lärjunge till Fot. 
material/object: runsten, blågrå granit 
image link:  
rune text: × kulaifr × auk × ka(r) × litu × raisa × stain × eftir × antuit × rauþa × faþur * sin × 
old west norse: Gulleifr ok Kárr létu reisa stein eptir Andvétt Rauða, fǫður sinn. 
original language: GullæifR ok Karr letu ræisa stæin æftiR Andvett Rauða, faður sinn. 
english: Gulleifr and Kárr had the stone raised in memory of Andvéttr the Red, their father.  
User-contributed fields:
references to women (MZ):  
magic category (CO):  
magic attitude (CO): neutral 
invocation to (DD):  
object (PC): runestone 
material (PC): stone, granite, blue-grey 
object/material translation (PC): runestone, blue grey granite 


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