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Metal Detecting for Artifacts in Wilson County

Last night Elton Franks, local insurance agent,  genealogist and metal detectorist, gave an engaging presentation on his 20 years of metal detecting in Wilson County. 172 more words

Elvis seen in a supermarket in Northern Ireland?

Remember how British detectorists going to France were advised by their official to lie through their teeth? (“It’s best to specify you are searching for modern losses… 210 more words

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Metal Detecting: the start of a sea-change in official thinking?

The official script (the one saying nighthawking is damaging but legal detecting is probably fine) was ignored recently – twice!  First, the All Party Parliamentary Committee on Cultural Heritage discussed damage through inappropriate use of detectors to archaeological sites… 445 more words

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Garrett Ace 300i - what's in the box

Nigel from Regton Metal Detection Specialists presents the new Garrett Ace 300i metal detector.
For more details visit Regton website http://regton.com/ or call 01213592379

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A Surprise Golf Course Metal Detecting Find

A Surprise Golf Course Metal Detecting Find

Some of my coolest finds have come from short hunts.  Last weekend I had a chance to detect at an old golf course where I have found a 20 Pence Irish coin, a 1943 Mercury Dime and a few other neat finds in the past. 359 more words

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The Finding a Hoard Guidelines reiterated.

It’s no secret, most hoards are dug up without waiting for an archaeologist, always using the same false excuse:

Medway History Finders still haven’t admitted they did anything wrong at their 2014 Rally (see above!) and they even boasted that “ 198 more words

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