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1906 Barber Quarter found Metal Detecting

Awhile back my detecting partner and I met up for a day of detecting at a very historic house that once belonged to a Civil War Officer.   752 more words

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Found Will Rogers Memorial Token, Italian 200 Lire Coin, 46 Wheat Penny

In the hobby of metal detecting we always say that  “You never know what you’re going to find when detecting.”  That proved to be true recently when I detected an old school yard where I found an Italian 200 Lire Coin that was definitely a surprise. 590 more words

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Cleaning your finds

The barrelling kit is a great accessory to clean some of your finds. It gives perfect results every time.

Barrelling machine can be used for cleaning and polishing certain kinds of metal, stone and plastics. 137 more words

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1853 Braided Hair Large Cent Found Metal Detecting!

I’ve been metal detecting almost 7 years now and have never dug an 1800’s coin in Arkansas. As a matter of fact, I was starting to wonder if I ever would since a 1910 Wheat penny was the oldest coin I had ever found in my area. 675 more words

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A Couple of Silver Dimes with my Minelab CTX 3030

Over the holidays I got out and did some metal detecting a few times. Okay, more than a few times! Like, 5 times…because, I was determined to find some Christmas silver if it was the last thing I did! 358 more words

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THROWBACK POST: My First Metal Detecting Finds

THROWBACK POST: My First Metal Detecting Finds.  Originally published March 2011.

When hiking through the woods near my house I noticed a barbed wire fence that was growing through some trees. 217 more words

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