Rune stone U778, L1942:8716 in Svinnegarn parish
Also known as 'Svinnegarnsstenen'
Rune inscription
Below is the English translation of this rune inscription.
"Þjalfi and Holmlaug had all of these stones raised in memory of Banki/Baggi, their son, who alone owned a ship and steered to the east in Ingvarr's retinue. May God help Banki's/Baggi's spirit. Áskell carved."
Geographic location of this rune stone
The (U778) rune stone is located in Svinnegarn parish in the Enköping municipality (Uppsala county). This is in southern Sweden.
Facts about this rune stone
Description Content
Object: Rune stone
Remnant ID: L1942:8716
Swedish National Heritage Board ID: Svinnegarn 7:1
Swedish rune inscription ID: U778
Trade mark: U 778
Name: Svinnegarnsstenen
Material type: Stone
Material: Redgrey granite
Runemaster: Äskil 2 (S)
Current status: Confirmed on location
Damage status: Unknown
Latitude: 59.588181
Longitude: 17.001004
County: Uppsala
Municipality: Enköping
Parish: Svinnegarn
Location: Svinnegarns kyrka
Swedish National Heritage Board information: