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Final coin removed from Jersey’s huge Celtic hoard

The last of nearly 70,000 coins has been removed from one of the largest Celtic hoards in the world.

The cache – thought to date from about 30-50 BC – was found in Jersey by two metal detector enthusiasts after a 30-year search sparked by a tip-off.

Experts from Jersey Heritage removed the coins one by one from the field in Grouville for three years, with the last set extracted on Friday.

They said there was still work to do, such as cleaning and logging the finds.

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