The “Magnusstenen” monument at Skibelund Krat
Take a walk in the past
In 1898, sculptor Niels Skovgaard carved the stone with a a battle scene from Lyrskov Heath when in 1043 Danish King Magnus the Good secured his rule over Southern Jutland against the Wends. On the back of the monument is a verse by Thor Lange.
The granite stone itself is a fieldstone from Drostrup north of Vejen.
Hiking route The Ancient Road Hærvejen 0,3 km
Cycling route The Ancient Road Hærvejen 0,3 km