Iron Age ‘warrior’ burial with sword and spear discovered in West Sussex

March 21, 2020 - General

A richly-furnished grave belonging to an Iron Age ‘warrior’ buried 2,000 years ago has been uncovered in West Sussex by UCL archaeologists.

The burial with weapons being excavated [Credit: UCL]Iron weapons had been placed inside the grave, including a sword in a highly-decorated scabbard and a spear.

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The burial was discovered during an excavation commissioned by Linden Homes,…

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