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Recent content by Gamma_Joe

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    Gold in Denmark

    In the news: "A chance discovery is shedding new light on early Norse history, after two old school-friends, armed only with a metal detector, stumbled across a gold treasure trove." Even after 1,500 years, there's plenty...
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    Surface Find -- No Detector Needed

    I parked the car. My wife and I were walking across the parking lot into the local market. Looking at the ground, I spotted a $100 bill. It was folded in half. I gave it to my wife. She took it to the store's manager and asked him if anyone had reported losing some money in the parking...
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    Beginner's Luck

    In the news ... Quoting the newspaper story --- the guy found them "on his first outing with a metal-detector – only seven steps from his car." Park car. Get out of car. Turn on...
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    Detecting in Pakistan

    Watch out for beeps! They could be bad news. Cheers, Joe
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    New Find in England -- 10,000 Coins

    In the news . . . They just keep coming up. How much more can there be in the ground? Cheers, Joe
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    Brass plate writing?

    Question: ... Where was it found (city, state)? I might be able to find more information about him from public records, and can post it here. Cheers, Joe
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    Brass plate writing?

    Here's the image reversed. It looks like a printing plate (maybe for a business card). Cheers, Joe
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    In the News: Rare Shilling

    Found in an old cookie can ... Cheers, Joe
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    Oilfield Trash Pin

    This one was about 3 inches down in a vacant lot in a well traveled area. It came in the Target ID mid 60's range on the Teknetics Omega. It's a pin, about an inch wide. Even though it says "Trash", I'll keep it. Cheers, Joe
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    rescued a kinda rare WWII pin today...

    They changed the name to "Military Air Transport Service" (MATS) in 1948. Here's the Wiki article: Cheers. Joe
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    Well done, moderator. We see enough trash and junk in the ground, and we remove it. No need to see it here. Cheers.
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    A Wheatie and a Watcher

    Out with the Garrett GTI2500 today on the Jacksonville curb strips ... Got a nice "penny" signal and dug up a nice 1947S Wheatie. Sitting on the ground next to the hole was this little guy, watching me. He didn't try to hop away, but just kept looking. A good day, all around. Cheers, Joe
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    Curb Strip Junk

    I'll keep the two quarters and two pennies. The other stuff is part of a man's watch, a faucet, and a piece of trim from a Mercedes-Benz "GL" auto. (I thought things weren't supposed to fall off expensive cars.) It's going to recycling. Cheers, Joe
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    Did a Good Deed (I hope)

    I went by there again, just to check it out. After more than a month, the key's still hanging there on a nail on the fence. It's easy to see it from the street. I guess the guy is doing OK without it. Cheers, Joe
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    Got Permission To Hunt A Couple Of Lots Where Some Houses Were Just Torn Down

    Those are excellent finds. Well done, John. The 1929 bicycle license tag is probably a more rare and unusual find than a 1929 coin. Folks used to discuss about whether or not a bicycle license was "necessary". . . . A license is not necessary. Why can't I just ride my bike, without...