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21 small pieces of bog iron iron found by Dr John Holliday at Pàirc na Coille, Balephuil, in 2021. Bog iron ore occurs naturally in wet ground associated with sand. It was refined and used by Iron Age settlers to make tools etc.

Object Details

Other Number: not specified
Normal Location: Pedestal Unit 1: drawer 1
Current Location: normal location

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