Hoard! Update 13/10 - New pics of all!

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Re: Hoard!

Post by Phil2401 » Mon Oct 09, 2017 5:41 pm

I can feel the thrill from your excellent write-up and description - well done indeed you two! Looking forward to the next instalment! Congratulations!

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Re: Hoard!

Post by Me and my boy » Mon Oct 09, 2017 7:00 pm

Can’t wait for the next instalment, better than any recent write up I’ve read in the detecting magazines. Look forward to seeing the pot ful when you find it. Don’t forget some lovely clod shots.

Some one once told me that they are often hoard coins, and he right he was hey. 😀
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Re: Hoard!

Post by Ollie K » Mon Oct 09, 2017 7:19 pm

Great write up and a day we all dream of- amazing! :-O
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Re: Hoard!

Post by alloverover » Mon Oct 09, 2017 7:26 pm

Absolutely wonderfull find Carl, well done indeed.
would be great and quite possible if there were some miliarense in there also, then you know you have a coin in your hand, lovely stuff =D> =D> =D> ::g

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Re: Hoard!

Post by cantona1 » Mon Oct 09, 2017 7:30 pm

Unbelievable find, well done :D
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Re: Hoard!

Post by Bes99 » Mon Oct 09, 2017 7:53 pm

Great find, well done, wish you luck with finding the rest of it. [:) ::g

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Re: Hoard!

Post by oldartefact » Mon Oct 09, 2017 8:04 pm

The story is one for "The Searcher" ... and should earn you more than the value of the finds... VWD!!!

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Re: Hoard!

Post by alfaowner » Mon Oct 09, 2017 8:09 pm

Wow ! That's a fantastic write up and result , we'll done ::g

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Re: Hoard!

Post by cammann » Mon Oct 09, 2017 8:13 pm

Amazing finds and responsible recovery. You're a credit to the hobby.
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Re: Hoard!

Post by Bargeman » Mon Oct 09, 2017 8:16 pm

That is just fantastic, looking forward to an update ::g


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Re: Hoard!

Post by Oxgirl36 » Mon Oct 09, 2017 8:20 pm

Wow you made me come along on your hunting journey with you both it was such a great write up. Congratulations to you and look forward to hearing more ::g
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Re: Hoard!

Post by deusdave » Mon Oct 09, 2017 8:22 pm

Great write up and pics, look forward to seeing more l;.

Well dug you two ::g

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Re: Hoard!

Post by busterhamer » Mon Oct 09, 2017 9:31 pm

That moment you realise you have a hoard...priceless, great write up, you will be itching to get a little deeper.. ::g :D ::g
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Re: Hoard!

Post by Allectus » Mon Oct 09, 2017 9:43 pm

"So next steps.... Advice please.... We are planning to hire/purchase a 'hoard hunting machine' or surveying equipment in hope of giving some insight as to whether or not something else lies below. Another option is we scrape back the surface (from flos advice) so fingers crossed the landowner is up for it. Either way, I cannot wait... It has been absolutely fantastic to have gone through this... it really is the stuff of dreams! "


Has the farmer got a machine with a ditching bucket you/he can use? Scrape 6" or so at a time, thoroughly check the new depth & also the spoil. ::g

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Re: Hoard!

Post by coal digger » Mon Oct 09, 2017 11:04 pm

Fantastic find bud, post the solidi pics up when you dig them ;) ::g ::g
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Re: Hoard!

Post by Copperballs1 » Mon Oct 09, 2017 11:10 pm

Wow! Lovely finds and thanks for the story/sharing! Lovely!

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Re: Hoard!

Post by Easylife » Mon Oct 09, 2017 11:25 pm

Awesome! ::g
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Re: Hoard!

Post by crldnll » Tue Oct 10, 2017 8:56 am

Thanks so much for all your comments and kind words!

Clod shots and pictures of all together should be on here in the next couple of days - the joys of country living and appalling internet.

We'll be back on site this weekend - cannot wait!

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Re: Hoard!

Post by Batman » Tue Oct 10, 2017 9:19 am

Terrific stuff, well done, that's what we put the hours in for. SUPERB. ::g ::g

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Re: Hoard!

Post by crldnll » Tue Oct 10, 2017 10:10 am

Had to post this picture my father in law took of me on the same field a number of months ago.

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