And yet another cogent argument against Myles Na Gopaleen's turf driven
Marion Gunn wrote:
> Yes, it was shown on Irish television last night. Resembled the Tara
> brooch in shape. The couple who found it in their range were also
> interviewed. Luckily, all they were using for fuel was turf, which gives
> great heat around the room without reaching the same high burning
> temperature as coal (I use both). Had they used both, the brooch would
> have suffered much more damage than it did. It looks to be almost
> undamaged. Makes one wonder what other treasures our bogs conceal.
> Scríobh Dennis King:
>> This is not directly related to language and lit., but it's a good story.
>> "A 1,400-year-old brooch dating from the early Christian period has
>> been discovered in the remnants of a turf fire in a range in north
>> There's a link to the Irish Times article there.
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