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  • Jackpot! Untouched Colonial Homestead and a Colonial Copper Cache!!!

    This is it, this is the spot I've been searching for all 2020! I seem to find just one spot like this a year where everything comes together perfectly. Colonial homestead that's not buried by brush or developed on, soil that's kind to coppers, target rich, and best of all never been hunted...
  • REVOLUTIONARY WAR 9TH REGIMENT CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE!!!

    Yup, just sitting pretty wedged between some rocks in an old foundation: Didn't even need the shovel, I just pulled two of the huge slate slabs apart and it fell out of the crack. Based on the signal I was expecting some iron sheet, and when I first picked it up I thought it was instead...
  • Incredible! 1788 8 Reales and 1786 Vermont Landscape Copper!!!

    I'm absolutely floored; I would have never expected to find so much at this site! Just a little background first: I met with a local historian on Saturday who was a friend of a friend. We had an absolutely great time swapping maps and talking about local lore and stories. He has this...
  • First GW Inaugural Button and It's a Beauty!

    I had two goals for this detecting year and this is one of them! I hiked to a new site on Sunday and literally the third hole I dug was this: It was only four inches down in some nice clay soil which I think is why it's so well preserved. I hadn't even decided if the site had been hunted...
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