What are runestones?

Some articles on runestones, runestone:

Simris Runestones
... The Simris Runestones are two 11th-century runestones located at the vicarage of Simris, near Simrishamn, in southeasternmost Scania, Sweden ...
List Of Runestones - By Place - Sweden
... Varangian Runestones - inscriptions that mention voyages to the East (Austr) or the Eastern route (Austrvegr) ... Ingvar Runestones - 26 Varangian runestones that were raised in commemoration of those who died in the Swedish Viking expedition to the Caspian Sea of Ingvar the Far-Travelled ... Serkland Runestones - six or seven runestones which are Varangian Runestones that mention voyages to Serkland, the Old Norse name for the Muslim world in the south ...
Balle (runemaster) - Work
... However, it was difficult to make runestones, and in order to master it one also needed to be a stonemason ... During the 11th century, when most runestones were raised, there were a few professional runemasters ... and his work is representative of the Urnes runestone style ...
List Of Runestones - By Place - Sweden - District of Uppland
... Färentuna Runestones (U 20, U 21 and U 22) Broby bro Runestones (U 135, U 136 and U 137) Hagby Runestones (U 152, U 153, U 154 and U 155) Lingsberg Runestones (U ...
Gunderup Runestone - Description
... The Gunderup Runestone was first documented in 1629 as being located on a hill, but was later used for construction materials ... sections of runic text and is classified as being carved in runestone style RAK ... It is one of only two runestones in Denmark that memorialize both parents, the second being the now-lost DR 201 from Allerup ...