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The Stenkvista runestone, designated as runic inscription Sö 111 in the Rundata catalog, is a memorial runestone located near the church at Stenkvista, which is two kilometers east of Skogstorp, Södermanland County, Sweden, which was formerly part of the historic Södermanland, and which features a depiction of Thor's hammer, Mjöllnir. This runestone is one of several runestones in Scandinavia that has a dedication to Thor. While the tradition of carving inscriptions into boulders began in…

The Stenkvista runestone, designated as runic inscription Sö 111 in the Rundata catalog, is a memorial runestone located near the church at Stenkvista,

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This is the Rök Runestone in Östergötland, Sweden. The runes used are the short-twig runes written in an Old Norse dialect, as well as kennings and cipher runes, and is covered by runes on all 5 sides.

Ledberg in Östergötland Sweden.The Ledberg stone, similar to Thorwald's Cross, a partially surviving runestone erected at Kirk Andreas on the Isle of Man, features a figure with his foot at the mouth of a four-legged beast that is above a legless, helmeted man, with his arms in a prostrate position.This is considered to be a depiction of Odin being devoured by the wolf Fenrir at Ragnarök, the final battle in Norse mythology.During this final battle between the Norse gods known as the Æsir…

Ledberg in Östergötland Sweden.The Ledberg stone, similar to Thorwald's Cross, a partially surviving runestone erected at Kirk Andreas on the Isle of Man, features a figure with his foot at the mouth of a four-legged beast that is above a legless, helmeted man, with his arms in a prostrate position.This is considered to be a depiction of Odin being devoured by the wolf Fenrir at Ragnarök, the final battle in Norse mythology.During this final battle between the Norse gods known as the Æsir…

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Huge list of links to photos and drawings of Danish rune stones. This is one side of the big Jellinge stone in Jylland, not the Snoldele stone, as some pins are saying.

The Stenkvista runestone in Södermanland, Sweden, shows Thor's hammer instead of a cross. Only two such runestones are known.[13]

This area was 'Norway and Sweden way back. The Stenkvista runestone in Södermanland, Sweden, shows Thor's hammer instead of a cross. Only two such runestones are known.

A runestone at Yttergärde / Sweden. Many inscriptions on these stones refer to the war between the Scandinavians, and the -"engolish"- Anglo Saxons, and the time of the Danegeld, when the north of England was de-facto run by the pagan Vikings!

A runestone at Yttergärde / Sweden. Many inscriptions on these stones refer to the war between the Scandinavians, and the -"engolish"- Anglo Saxons, and the time of the Danegeld, when the north of England was de-facto run by the pagan Vikings!

U 692 - Uppland: Väppeby, Aspö

U 692 - Uppland: Väppeby, Aspö

Rökstenen08 - Rökstenen – Wikipedia

Rökstenen08 - Rökstenen – Wikipedia

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