The blacksmith is visiting the village. He is making iron and bronze for new tools. The blacksmith and Benlli are fixing the tyre on a wheel. Click on the pictures for more information...

Iron tyre

a) There were iron tyres around a wooden wheel. More than one type of vehicle had wheels. Can you name some?


b) Benlli has to be careful while helping the blacksmith. Why?


c) From where does iron come?

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a) War chariot, wagon...
b) The iron is red-hot.
c) The blacksmith roams the country. He is looking for ore found in the rocks or in special marsh-land.

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