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    us
    Feb 2005
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    WOW -- 1835 $5 GOLD COIN !!!!!

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    If I was not living this I would not believe it!! I have been fighting the flu for the last week or so and had lost my voice completely for a few days, but was feeling a bit better and had the bug to get out and hunt a bit. Especially after Mark dug a sweet Cast Brass Tongue buckle at a site he was scouting for us. Turns out he had a "matching" wreath from a different site.

    So Mark and I headed to the buckle site so we could check out the camp site that Mark had isolated. It was a very cool site so I got some scenery shots and then we cleared some ground of branches and hunted it for a bit. We found a few keepers and then decided to get a bite to eat and then head back to the site where Mark got his last (4th) $20 Gold Coin.

    We decided to hunt the fringes of the site and we located another iron invested area and we started to pull some period targets. I got a nice Fancy Wreath buckle, Mark dug an nice lever off an old gun. We kept calling each other over to compare targets and shoot video. After about 5 or 6 shotgun shells I got another nice smooth mid tone so I started to scrape the dirt off and then realized this target was a bit deeper than the shotgun shells so I called Mark over (just in case) Boy am I glad I did!!

    Sorry about the voice but we had been recording a lot of junk targets so the voice was almost gone when IT popped out!!

    Mark and I had a funny conversation at the end of the night on the walk back to the Jeep. Let's just say Mark was happy for me and happy I finally got a gold coin out of these sites!! (It has been a long 14 years since the first one!!) As he stated before, he really wanted me to get over a good one and I'm not sure he would have told me if he found it!! OK Mark, you can go find some more now!! LOL

    Glad it was my turn!!

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  2. #2
    us
    Nov 2010
    California
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    Beautiful, wonderful, fabulous!

    And I haven't even seen your video yet! Andi
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    de
    Dec 2013
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    Wooooow gold coin! Gz!!!
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    We don't see many of these early gold ones posted, most are post 1850 - very nice!
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    us
    Jan 2013
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    Congratulations.
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    J

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    VOTING BANNER
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    ca
    Apr 2013
    Canada
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    Wow wow wow wow!!!!! I don't know what else to say, really. Might as well hang up the detector...find of a lifetime! Lol. Just kidding. With the amount of gold coins coming out of the two sites, there's bound to be more! Keep at er, and banner vote going in now
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    REV WAR HUNTER

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    A nice early one...Congrats...will be on the top soon...
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    The Urban Pirate

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    Awesome! That's a very early date too! The Texas revolution was still going on in 1835!
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    Let history be your treasure map .

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    us
    Jan 2014
    Illinois
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    No better way to get over the flu!! Congrats!!
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  11. #11
    us
    freelance commercial dirt fisherman

    Jul 2013
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    you deserve it Ron! Killer find Dude! Huell Howser would be calling you a legend.Voting banner.
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    DUDE !


    This is starting to get ridiculous !

    Congrats Ron
    Last edited by jeff of pa; Feb 02, 2015 at 06:13 AM.

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    Anthony

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    Outstanding find Ron thats one sweet coin banner vote going in right now....
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    us
    Jan 2015
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    Wow! That's a beauty!! Congrats!!
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    Bryant

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    You guys are killing me! Banner vote is in. Congrats!
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