Plumber in Canada stumbles upon $50K gold brick during renovation

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Plumber In Canada Stumbles Upon $50K Gold Brick During Renovation

As legends tell it, there's gold in all sorts of places, like at the end of the rainbow or along the glittering streets of El Dorado.

Though none of the tales involve fortune being found under a Jacuzzi tub, that's exactly where a Canadian plumber and his employee came upon some, reports Calgary Sun.

While working on remodeling a bathroom in Calgary recently, the two spotted something gold and shiny in a pile of trash.

They dismissed it as being a fixture, but soon realized it was rather heavy.

Closer inspection and some information seeking revealed the object was a gold brick worth roughly 50,000 Canadian dollars or about $37,000 in US currency.

The valuable item was handed over to the homeowners, who were aware they had stashed one somewhere but could never determine its exact location

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