Björketorp Runestone

Ronneby, Sweden

The Björketorp Runestone is part of a grave field which includes menhirs, both solitary and formingstone circles. It is one of the world's tallest runestones measuring 4.2 metres in height, and it forms an imposing sight together with two high uninscribed menhirs. The runes were made in the 6th or the 7th century and in Proto-Norse. It is found on two sides.

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Tvingvägen 9, Ronneby, Sweden
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Founded: 500-700 AD
Category: Prehistoric and archaeological sites in Sweden
Historical period: Migration Period (Sweden)

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Janne Winbom (2 years ago)
Historia.
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peter kurnavka (2 years ago)
Nice
Signhild Fagerberg (2 years ago)
Alla träden runt stenarna har blivit nerhuggna, gläntan är borta. Och själva stenarna är illa skötta, runorna syns knappt längre. Bilderna jag tagit är väldigt smickrande, de är tagna ur den bästa vinkeln som gick att få.
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