Rune stone U940, L1941:2452 in Uppsala parish
Photo of Rune stone U940, L1941:2452 in Uppsala parish
Photo of Rune stone U940, L1941:2452 in Uppsala parish
Rune inscription
Below is the English translation of this rune inscription.
"§P Ígull and Þorgeirr had the stone erected in memory of Ketilfastr, their father. May (God) help (his) soul. Gillaug spirit(?)/Hônd(?). Œpir arranged the runes. §Q Gillaug, Hônd(?), Ígull and Þorgeirr had the stone erected in memory of Ketilfastr, their father. May (God) help (his) soul. Œpir arranged the runes."
Geographic location of this rune stone
The (U940) rune stone is located in Uppsala parish in the Uppsala municipality (Uppsala county). This is in southern Sweden.
Facts about this rune stone
Description Content
Object: Rune stone
Remnant ID: L1941:2452
Swedish National Heritage Board ID: Uppsala 1:2
Swedish rune inscription ID: U940
Trade mark: U 940 $
Name:
Material type: Stone
Material: Light granite
Runemaster: Öpir 1 (S); Åsmund (A) [Stille 1999b:141f]
Current status: Confirmed on location
Damage status: Unknown
Latitude: 59.857759
Longitude: 17.631324
County: Uppsala
Municipality: Uppsala
Parish: Uppsala
Location: Uppsala, kv. Torget
Swedish National Heritage Board information: https://pub.raa.se/visa/objekt/lamning/0cd5e37d-8571-4695-9724-b66b8c8f9e6c