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26/11/1983 World's greatest robbery of gold worth 25m pounds

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November 26 1983 London's Heathrow Airport Robbery, 3 Tons Of Gold

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London Gang Heist | National Geographic

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Britains biggest Armed Robbery, Brinks Mat

The Brink's-Mat robbery at the Heathrow International Trading Estate saw a record £26 million worth of gold bullion, diamonds and cash stolen from a warehouse. The bullion was the property of Johnson Matthey Bankers Ltd. Many of the robbery gang were convicted, but the majority of the gold has never been recovered.
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