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Broighter Gold

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7 Connell Street, Limavady, Londonderry,
T: (028) 7776 0307
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One of the finest collections of gold ever discovered in Ireland was unearthed in Broighter ...

One of the finest collections of gold ever discovered in Ireland was unearthed in Broighter townland (off the B510) in 1896. The 2000-year-old hoard included a small boat-shaped ornament, a bowl, neckless and an intricately carved tonic of Celtic design.The original collection is now in the National Museum of Ireland, Dublin.