Rain Stopped Play....

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Rain Stopped Play....

Post by Allectus » Fri Aug 10, 2018 12:38 pm

....But not before a bit of early Saxon yellow! ::g

Bloody marvellous! I just started to get a few bites resulting in a few early bits before the heavy showers stopped play. X(

The Constantine II bronze was first up followed by the early Saxon brooch fragment. A Roman bronze ring bezel was then eclipsed by the Saxon gold filigree ring. ::g


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Re: Rain Stopped Play....

Post by Easylife » Fri Aug 10, 2018 12:43 pm

Very nice indeed. ::g
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Re: Rain Stopped Play....

Post by chip » Fri Aug 10, 2018 12:52 pm

You jammy sod :D all very nice, the stuff I dare not even dream about.
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Re: Rain Stopped Play....

Post by PHILLUCKY » Fri Aug 10, 2018 12:53 pm

Great finds ::g

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Re: Rain Stopped Play....

Post by Junior » Fri Aug 10, 2018 12:55 pm

Equinox?

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Re: Rain Stopped Play....

Post by Buriedbytime&dust » Fri Aug 10, 2018 12:58 pm

Very nice! Congrats ::g

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Re: Rain Stopped Play....

Post by fred » Fri Aug 10, 2018 1:18 pm

Brilliant. ::g I'm sitting here looking out of the window at the rain and thinking of wimping out of the evening tide today. :D
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Re: Rain Stopped Play....

Post by littleboot » Fri Aug 10, 2018 1:20 pm

Oh I do like that Saxon Bling. Very nice indeedy.
And there was I thinking this was maybe the day when you needed an ID off us! :))
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Re: Rain Stopped Play....

Post by knotalot » Fri Aug 10, 2018 1:22 pm

Top of my Wish List is a heavy Shower would have loved to have seen a photo of that :)) :))
A very nice find ::g Well done and good luck on your next visit ::g

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Re: Rain Stopped Play....

Post by Dave The Slave » Fri Aug 10, 2018 2:28 pm

Good to see some of YOUR detecting finds.
Well Done ::g
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Re: Rain Stopped Play....

Post by jcmaloney » Fri Aug 10, 2018 2:32 pm

Nice that........ get some waterproofs! lol
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Re: Rain Stopped Play....

Post by coal digger » Fri Aug 10, 2018 2:39 pm

Very nice mate,well found,cd ::g
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Re: Rain Stopped Play....

Post by garrettoldboy » Fri Aug 10, 2018 2:46 pm

hello, well done, this rain will help our farmers and land owners but more important our detecting !!!!!

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Re: Rain Stopped Play....

Post by skythepig » Fri Aug 10, 2018 2:52 pm

Good finds. I live in hope :;@
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Re: Rain Stopped Play....

Post by Allectus » Fri Aug 10, 2018 3:26 pm

Junior wrote:
Fri Aug 10, 2018 12:55 pm
Equinox?
CTX ::g

Cheers all, be lucky! ::g

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Re: Rain Stopped Play....

Post by forest ferret » Fri Aug 10, 2018 4:17 pm

Great finds mate ::g
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Re: Rain Stopped Play....

Post by Doyoudigitman » Fri Aug 10, 2018 4:34 pm

Lovely ring well done A ::g

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Re: Rain Stopped Play....

Post by Shaneb3 » Fri Aug 10, 2018 4:47 pm

What an amazing day. All stuff I can only dream of finding. Well done Allectus! ::g

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Re: Rain Stopped Play....

Post by SuperRed » Fri Aug 10, 2018 5:19 pm

Well done Al, and well deserved for all the help with IDs ::g

Ps I was going to tell you that it was a roman on the left :D
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Re: Rain Stopped Play....

Post by Nectardetector » Fri Aug 10, 2018 5:26 pm

Cracking set of finds well found
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Re: Rain Stopped Play....

Post by Stillburning » Fri Aug 10, 2018 5:29 pm

Great session, that would trump my finds for the year ::g
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Re: Rain Stopped Play....

Post by dig-dog » Fri Aug 10, 2018 5:44 pm

You can’t beat Saxon gold!
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Re: Rain Stopped Play....

Post by coil » Fri Aug 10, 2018 6:26 pm

Well found A ::g

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Re: Rain Stopped Play....

Post by Swany » Fri Aug 10, 2018 7:02 pm

Nicely done, good going, that rings lovely ::g
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Re: Rain Stopped Play....

Post by arfur_sleep » Fri Aug 10, 2018 7:06 pm

Well done A good to see you out detecting as opposed to helping with identification of the finds on the forum. Well found and well saved ::g

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Re: Rain Stopped Play....

Post by Oxgirl36 » Fri Aug 10, 2018 7:44 pm

Congratulations Allectus - very well done ::g
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Re: Rain Stopped Play....

Post by Me and my boy » Fri Aug 10, 2018 7:58 pm

Well done Allectus, the rings lovely.
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Re: Rain Stopped Play....

Post by cantona1 » Fri Aug 10, 2018 10:32 pm

::g The ring must have been lovely in its day.

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Re: Rain Stopped Play....

Post by Ladybird66 » Fri Aug 10, 2018 11:33 pm

Well found and well deserved :) lovely, I’m not greedy. I’d be happy with one of those finds (the ring would do) !

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Re: Rain Stopped Play....

Post by Spearhead » Sat Aug 11, 2018 6:09 pm

Very special, well done.

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