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According to local legend the stone ship was erected over the grave of a warrior, King Alne, which is why the site of Gårdlösa is also known as Alnabjar.

On a terrace on the southern side of the hill a further four stones were said to have stood which marked the grave of Queen Gya, Alne's wife.

(Information taken from the signboard at the site)
Ravenfeather Posted by Ravenfeather
5th May 2012ce

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