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Found an old Pistol at a Ghost Town!!!
Posted by: timwied
Date: December 11, 2017 05:33PM
I found an old pistol at a ghost town that I hunted! Well, it is a pistol!!! LOL. I think it's cool!!!:clapping:



Fisher F4, Garrett Pro Pinpointer Pro AT,Started Detecting December 31, 2013, Oldest 2014 - 1861 Seated Liberty Dime. 2015: 1863 & 1864 Indian Head Cents, 1 foot apart. 2016: 1700's Chinese Cash Coin & Fatty, no date, 1860-1864 Indian Head Cent, Two 52 caliber ringtail sharps Confederate Bullets, and 4 pistol balls in the same hole. Two Union Bullets, one is 58 caliber Williams Cleaner. 2017: 1863 Indian Head Cent, U.S. Civil War Waist Plate (Buckle), Sterling U.S. Collar Pin.


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Re: Found an old Pistol at a Ghost Town!!!
Posted by: bootyhoundpa
Date: December 11, 2017 05:40PM
Cap gun right? Looks nicer than most that come out of the ground,looks pretty old too..

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Re: Found an old Pistol at a Ghost Town!!!
Posted by: timwied
Date: December 11, 2017 05:44PM
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bootyhoundpa
Cap gun right? Looks nicer than most that come out of the ground,looks pretty old too..

Yes, it's a Hubley classic from the 50's and 60's! I don't see how to put caps in though? Must put in one at a time? Trigger spring is still intact, but the hammer spring is gone. Everything still functions though! It was about 5 inches deep!



Fisher F4, Garrett Pro Pinpointer Pro AT,Started Detecting December 31, 2013, Oldest 2014 - 1861 Seated Liberty Dime. 2015: 1863 & 1864 Indian Head Cents, 1 foot apart. 2016: 1700's Chinese Cash Coin & Fatty, no date, 1860-1864 Indian Head Cent, Two 52 caliber ringtail sharps Confederate Bullets, and 4 pistol balls in the same hole. Two Union Bullets, one is 58 caliber Williams Cleaner. 2017: 1863 Indian Head Cent, U.S. Civil War Waist Plate (Buckle), Sterling U.S. Collar Pin.



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Re: Found an old Pistol at a Ghost Town!!!
Posted by: pplinker
Date: December 12, 2017 07:30AM
That is very cool! Lot of memories and fun for some little guy many years ago.



Greetings and good luck from West Virginia

XP Dius, Minelab 704 with 3khz 9 inch coil, 18 KHZ 5 inch coil, 5 inch coiltek coil, 18 kHz 5 x 9 coil. Original Garrot pinpointer, Garrot pinpointer pro and M16 pinpointer

1831 large cent, 1838 seated silver dime, 1901 barber dime, 1864 two-cent piece,1886,1900 and 1904 Indian head pennies, 3 silver Washington quarters, 3 Roosevelt dimes. 30 or 40 wheats, 10K black hills gold ring, 1974 10K gold class ring, 1870 Artillery button, 1940 and 1944 Mercury dime, ?? three cent piece

I am a 61 year old wife and mother with two daughters and three granddaughters. I'm thankful for all God's blessings.

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Re: Found an old Pistol at a Ghost Town!!!
Posted by: calabash digger
Date: December 16, 2017 06:43AM
that will get your heart going!

Re: Found an old Pistol at a Ghost Town!!!
Posted by: Flinger
Date: December 26, 2017 11:56PM
Cool find!

Re: Found an old Pistol at a Ghost Town!!!
Posted by: masterjedi
Date: December 27, 2017 08:54AM
Cool ... for clarity it is a revolver, not a pistol :)

Re: Found an old Pistol at a Ghost Town!!!
Posted by: rwjr1369
Date: January 01, 2018 07:10AM
Nice.....

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