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US Company To Destroy 2,000 Year Old Irish Fort

An Irish Lore keeper is warning that a US pharmaceutical company will be cursed if they go ahead with their plans to build atop a 2,000 year old fort. The Knockhouse RingFort of Waterford, Ireland Plans are moving along quickly but concern is being raised by archaeologists and local Irelanders as the US company West Pharmaceutical Services begins to build an 8,500 sq. meter facility on what is considered by many to be hallowed ground. The project, which is supported by IDA Ireland and the Waterford City and County Council, is slated to bring in roughly 150 jobs to the local community by 2018....