Rune stone Öl1, L1956:4597 in Vickleby parish
Also known as 'Karlevistenen'
Rune inscription
Below is the English translation of this rune inscription.
"§A This stone is set up in memory of Sibbi Góði/Goði, son of Foldarr, and his retinue set on ... Hidden lies the one whom followed (most know that) the greatest deeds, Þrud's warrior of battles, in this mound. Never will a more honest, hard-fighting 'wagon-Viðurr' upon Endill's expanses rule the land in Denmark. [This stone is placed in memory of Sibbi the good, Fuldarr's son, and his retinue placed on ... ... He lies concealed, he who was followed by the greatest deeds (most men knew that), a chieftain (battle-tree of [the Goddess] Þrúðr) in this howe; Never again shall such a battle-hardened sea-warrior (Viðurr-of-the-Carriage of [the Sea-king] Endill's mighty dominion ( = God of the vessels of the the sea) ), rule unsurpassed over land in Denmark.] §B {In the name of Jesus(?) ...}"
Geographic location of this rune stone
The rune stone is located in Vickleby parish in the Mörbylånga municipality (Kalmar county). This is in southern Sweden.
Facts about this rune stone
Description Content
Object: Rune stone
Remnant ID: L1956:4597
Swedish National Heritage Board ID: Vickleby 10:1
Swedish rune inscription ID:
Trade mark: Öl 1 $
Name: Karlevistenen
Material type: Stone
Material: Småland porphyry
Current status: Confirmed on location
Damage status: Damage
Latitude: 56.607506
Longitude: 16.439835
County: Kalmar
Municipality: Mörbylånga
Parish: Vickleby
Location: Karlevi
Swedish National Heritage Board information: