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XP European Summer Gold Metal Detecting Rally 2016

17 – 18 September 2016 near Burford, Oxfordshire – XP European Summer Gold Metal Detecting Rally 2016. Have you purchased your tickets yet? For more details go to… 50 more words

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Let's give it another go

We’d had a couple of nights’ rain since my previous permission visit on Thursday. Optimistic, therefore, that the ground might have softened up somewhat in the meantime I decided to give it another go yesterday. 185 more words

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Digging Up the Past: A Detectorist's View of Coins and History

Scott Bevan is a metal detectorist in Birmingham, England, and has uncovered quite a few interesting coins and other historical artifacts; follow him on Twitter… 1,515 more words


Now TWO official bodies have shown Glasgow University is in the wrong!

For years we’ve campaigned for them to add a 4th and 5th definition of nighthawking to their Encyclopaedia. In 2012 they added the 4th (detecting with permission but concealing what you find) but they still refuse to add the… 258 more words

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Bloggers United


On a warm and sunny morning a long-awaited visit took place. My blogging friend, the talented writer, … 288 more words

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One metal detectorist! One field! One day! What a lot of shot!

This lot was all found on one large field in the Sands area. There seems to have been a lot of shooting going on in the past. 40 more words



In each war background, beside the standard and well known equipment, there are unique objects coming from each soldier’s needs, from his intimacy and, why not, boredom. 391 more words