73 Quarter Hunt
Welcome guest, is this your first visit?
Member
Discoveries
 
Results 1 to 4 of 4
Like Tree5Likes
  • 4 Post By Steve Ia
  • 1 Post By nuggetdog

Thread: 73 Quarter Hunt

« Prev Thread | Next Thread »
  1. #1
    us
    Aug 2010
    93
    77 times

    73 Quarter Hunt

    I generally like to look for older stuff, but waiting for more crops to come out for some older places to detect. So yesterday I went to the middle school a couple of blocks away just to be able to swing the coil. I'm guessing I stumbled upon where they have had an Easter hunt with money instead of candy. I kept finding small piles of change which were mostly quarters just beneath the grass, no digging required. Most of the piles had a few coins to a little over a dollar. So I ended up with $20.85 total with 73 quarters and one $1 coin. If I'd known I had 73 as the count for quarters I would have stuck it out for two more to make it 75.

  2. #2
    us
    Don

    Feb 2016
    Missouri
    macro racer 2, whites mx5, trx pinpointer
    799
    1166 times
    Metal Detecting
    Nearly $21 on a hunt is better than we can usually expect and if a person figured in gas money to and from plus batteries I'd say you were well ahead. Good going on a day well spent.....er ah maybe I should say well earned

  3. #3
    us
    Jan 2014
    Utah
    208
    256 times
    All Types Of Treasure Hunting
    Steve, I had a similar experience last week at a local park amphitheater, the ground was littered with quarters but I had to dig an inch or two for them. Ended the hunt with 65 quarters.
    Slingshot likes this.

  4. #4
    us
    Apr 2004
    Southern Appalachia
    Whites CM2 BFO, Harbor Freight 9 function, BH Pioneer 202, Fisher F22
    1,051
    1144 times
    All Types Of Treasure Hunting
    I don't remember the exact number of quarters on my best clad day in Atlanta, but I used to hit 40 on a regular basis and call it a day, before I moved to a rural location. Amazing how much clad has built up in places not being detected because they probably don't have any silver in them. Congrats on hitting 73!!!

 

 

Sponsored Links

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  

Similar Threads

  1. Mega clad quarter hunt & a three silver hunt
    By toasted in forum Today's Finds!
    Replies: 11
    Last Post: Sep 10, 2017, 10:25 AM
  2. Stone slave quarter hunt
    By 3 of 6 GMG's in forum Today's Finds!
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: Jan 13, 2014, 08:51 PM
  3. Quarter hunt produces this!!!
    By Coin Town in forum Coin Roll Hunting
    Replies: 14
    Last Post: Nov 20, 2012, 05:55 AM
  4. Quarter, dime hunt with the kids
    By fistfulladirt in forum Coin Roll Hunting
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: Dec 28, 2011, 01:49 PM
  5. 11/26 Quarter hunt wrap up...
    By stringfrenzy in forum Today's Finds!
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: Dec 02, 2011, 08:09 PM
Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v4.3.0