Runriket - Gullbron

Vallentuna

 Documents from the 17th centyrt attest that four standing stones were originally raised at Gullbron. Three of them have now been moved to other sites in the county and one has gone missing. The Gullbro inscriptions refer to the Lindö clan, an influential family north of Vallentunasjön in the 11th century. Two of the stones at Gullbron were raised by women, Astrid and Inga, which suggests that the position of women in Viking Age society was strong, at least among the ruling classes.

Directions

How to get to Gullbron at Runriket:

Runriket - "The Rune Kingdom" is about 25 km north of Stockholm city and the gateway to Runriket, Jarlabankes bro, is located in Täby kyrkby. You can reach it by car, bus or with the Roslagsbanan light Railway. Visit sl.se for local public transport information.