Day 7 - Norrköping

Ög 30 - Tåby

Jul 12, 2021

This runestone, Ög 30, stands next to the road north of Tåby next to another runestone, Ög 29.

Based on the dragon’s head the stone is dated to the years 1010-1050.

Ög 30 might be an Ingvar runestone, or it could be a Varangian stone.

Inscription

᛬ ᛋᛁᚴᛋᛏᚽᚾ ᛬ ᛚᚽᛏ ᛬ ᚱᛅᛋᛏᛁ ᛬ ᛋᛏᛅᛁᚾ ᛬ ᚦᚽᚾ᛫᛫᛫ ᛬ ᚽᚨᚠᛏᛁᛦ ᛬ ᛁᚴᚢᛅᚱ ᛬ ᛋᚢᚾ ᛬ ᛋᛁᚾ ᛬ ᚼᛅᚾ ᛬ ᚢᛅᚱᚦ ᛬ ᛅᚢᛋᛏᚱ ᛬ ᛏᛅᚢᚦᚱ ᛬

Translation

“Sixten had this stone raised in memory of Ingvar, his son. He died in the east.”

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