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The Remains of King Richard III Uncovered Under a Parking Lot

Last edited 11th February 2013

The Remains of King Richard III Uncovered Under a Parking Lot

DNA tests have confirmed that human remains found buried beneath an English car park are those of the country's King Richard III.

British scientists announced Monday they are convinced "beyond reasonable doubt" that a skeleton found during an archaeological dig in Leicester, central England, last August is that of the former king, who was killed at the Battle of Bosworth Field in 1485. The remains will be reburied in Leicester Cathedral, close to the site of his original grave, once the full analysis of the bones is completed. Visit this article to read more.


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