Viking Runes Ring of Brodgar, Stromness

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Some of the stones at Brodgar bear runic inscriptions, which were carved by Viking invaders in the 12th century. Clockwise from the NW entrance to the circle, the third stone may bear the name "Bjorn," the fourth has a cross, the eighth an anvil and the ninth an ogham inscription.…

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Viking Runes (Ring of Brodgar, Stromness)
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