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Ireland | Authorities look to fix blame for serious damage to very rare type of ancient hillfort

The National Monuments Service is investigating a report of serious damage to a unique, 3,000-year-old, “vitrified” hillfort close to Cavan.

The hillfort is a listed monument on private land, and is the only confirmed example of its type on the island of Ireland, according to Michael Gibbons, the archaeologist.

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