Hundreds of ancient ‘horse shoes’ found in Khao Sam Roi Yot National Park


PRACHUAP KHIRI KHAN, 20 November 2014 – Khao Sam Roi Yot National Park officers in Prachuap Khiri Khan Province have discovered more than 300 ancient horse shoes.

Park officials revealed that a total of 334 old horse shoes weighing around 300-400 grams each have been discovered within the area. They were found inside a cave in Koh Rom, which is an island belonging to the national park area.

Authorities have also requested experts from the Fine Arts Department to help shed some light on these objects. Outsiders are not permitted to enter the area before investigations have been complete. As of now, it is still relatively unknown how these old horse shoes came and which era they belong to.