Rune stone U961, L1941:4080 in Vaksala parish
Also known as 'Vaksalastenen'
Photo of Rune stone U961, 'Vaksalastenen', L1941:4080 in Vaksala parish
Photo of Rune stone U961, 'Vaksalastenen', L1941:4080 in Vaksala parish
Rune inscription
Below is the English translation of this rune inscription.
"Hylia(?) had this stone raised in memory of Ketilbjôrn, his father; and Rúnfríðr in memory of (her) husbandman, and Ígulfastr arranged (it), and Œpir."
Geographic location of this rune stone
The (U961) rune stone is located in Vaksala parish in the Uppsala municipality (Uppsala county). This is in southern Sweden.
Facts about this rune stone
Description Content
Object: Rune stone
Remnant ID: L1941:4080
Swedish National Heritage Board ID: Vaksala 108:1
Swedish rune inscription ID: U961
Trade mark: U 961 $
Name: Vaksalastenen
Material type: Stone
Material: Light granite
Runemaster: Öpir 1 (S); (Igulfast (S) ombesörjde) Öpir 1 (S)
Current status: Confirmed on location
Damage status: Unknown
Latitude: 59.878397
Longitude: 17.682597
County: Uppsala
Municipality: Uppsala
Parish: Vaksala
Location: Vaksala kyrka
Swedish National Heritage Board information: https://pub.raa.se/visa/objekt/lamning/dbe547ac-f62c-4809-aca1-5065f78e0a77