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A horse cemetery in London reveals medieval mounts’ distant origins

A colour drawing from the 1860's depicting Richard III riding a white horse in the Battle of Bosworth Field

A white charger carries Richard III into battle in this illustration from the 1860s. A horse graveyard in London was active around the time of his reign, which began in 1483. Credit: Heritage Images/Getty

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Nature 628, 11 (2024)



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