Post By Mike from MI
Aug 28, 2012, 08:09 PM
Mike from MI
Grace and I went water hunting where I recently got the war, and buffalo nickels. Got some more oldies and all of them were deep. The thin brass ring, the wheat penny, a piece of old bracelet, and my favorite find of the day, and old lead soldier.
Also got a matching pair of ear rings about 3 feet apart, another kids ring, some clad and misc. Great fun with my daughter. Some of the trash items were also pretty deep. Met a fella when I got there he was snorkeling with a water machine. I invited him to join us next month at the detecting club meeting. By the way he hangs out on T net, screen name Talon.
"There comes a time in every rightly constructed boy's life when he has a raging desire to go somewhere and dig for hidden treasure"
Aug 28, 2012, 10:06 PM
You have been busy! Lead soldier a prize find indeed. My daughter found the "bling"last time out. Good company.
Aug 29, 2012, 07:10 PM
great group of finds!,,,love the rings and the lead soldier! ...I'd say you're doing great looking at your trash/keepers ratio.
Aug 30, 2012, 09:53 AM
Looks like you did good , like the solider and the ring, nice finds Mike and Good Hunting...
Aug 30, 2012, 02:02 PM
Great bunch of finds ya got there Mike I really like the lead soldier, it's a rarity to find them complete like that.
Aug 31, 2012, 05:42 AM
Lead soldier in nice shape, I've never even found a piece of one, congrats!
Sep 02, 2012, 09:21 PM
Good variety of digs and in the water too, WTG.
Sep 06, 2012, 06:22 PM
Nice hunt Mike. Really like that lead soldier. WTG
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Sep 07, 2012, 11:41 AM
Sweet finds Mike!! Love the lead Soldier - - congrats on the Wheat and other wet finds!
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