• Vince and Carol Jones

    Keeping up with the Jones’…

    A BIG thank you to Vince and Carol for all the work they have done over the years for our club, by allowing us to detect on their permissions, and by turning up just as daylight cracks through to put signs out to allow members to find the dig’s, they have only ever missed about […]

'..between the handle and the blade..' - part of a Roman Dagger Quillon

Never throw anything away…

When I first started metal detecting I was told: ..never throw anything away until you are 100% sure what it is.. We’ve all heard it – it’s something of a metal detecting commandment. However, many of us are likely unaware how remarkably easy it is to ‘miss’ an important find. Through personal experience, it is […]

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An altered precious coin? Could be treasure!

Pierced coins as treasure

Some very interesting notes from Peter Reavill [the Finds Liaison Officer (FLO) for Shropshire and Herefordshire] regarding pierced or modified coins, and their treasure status. The subject will likely be discussed at the next NCMD regional meeting. Peter kindly provides the guidance issued to all FLOs [and published in the metal detecting press] with regards […]

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