Iron Age Warrior Chariot Discovered; Scientist Calls it 'Once in a Career' Find

October 14, 2014 6:57 PM

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Iron Age Warrior Chariot Discovered; Scientist Calls it 'Once in a Career' Find

Scientists have described their recent discovery of the remains of an Iron Age warrior's chariot as a "one in a career" find.

According to BBC News, the University of Leicester scientists found the "extremely rare" relics at a dig site at Fort Burrough Hill. Judging from the remains, the chariot had either been waiting to be built or was taken apart, then buried and burnt ceremoniously in a box.

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