St Flannan's Cathedral Stone - Killaloe, County Clare, Ireland
Posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS
N 52° 48.368 W 008° 26.378
29U E 537774 N 5850851
Quick Description: Stone with both Rune and Ogham inscriptions. Located in nave of St Flannan's Cathedral in Killaloe, Ireland.
Location: Munster, Ireland
Date Posted: 10/7/2010 11:55:02 AM
Waymark Code: WM9WX7
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Brentorboxer
Views: 5

Long Description:
This stone dating to about 1,000 A.D. was discovered in 1916. The stone is unusual in that it has inscriptions in Ogham is an old Gaelic form of writing and in Runes, a Scandinavian script. The Rune script is interpreted to read "Thorgrimr carved this cross" and the Ogham portion reads, "A blessing on Thorgrimr"
Runestone Type: Unknown

Parking or Additional Point: Not Listed

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