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Post by alloverover » Sun Jul 15, 2012 1:59 pm

Thanks heathman, you are looking like you will need to learn about brooches after this weeks finds mate ::g

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Cheers Donnington Mudman, it did take a bit of time but the mother in law is staying for THREE WEEKS :(( :(( :(( so it gave me something to take my mind off that ::g

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Post by fishy » Mon Jul 16, 2012 5:43 pm

Very informative thanks for putting that together, bookmarked it ::g

Not found a complete Roman brooch yet ;;z My tally is 3 broken bits.

Found a very nice Saxon one tho :D
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Post by kopparberg » Mon Jul 16, 2012 9:48 pm

such a good post deserves to be at the top
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Post by kopparberg » Fri Jul 20, 2012 9:58 pm

up we go this is to good to dropout
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Post by alloverover » Fri Jul 20, 2012 9:59 pm

kopparberg wrote:up we go this is to good to dropout
Thanks koppaberg, will add some more to this at the weekend ::g

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Post by liamnolan » Tue Jul 31, 2012 10:38 pm

Decided to give this post a quick read and 20 mins later I am still going through it all! What a super post, thanks for sharing all that info, I still have to find a celtic/roman/romano brooch but my new permission is almost next door to a famous celtic/roman site, so heres hoping I have a need to refer back to your excellent post, Liam ::g :;@
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Post by Maximuswarks » Wed Aug 01, 2012 1:00 am

very good thread cheers ::g
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Post by oliver » Tue Aug 07, 2012 5:52 pm

Just seen this link some good info there thank's ::g
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Post by kopparberg » Wed Aug 08, 2012 10:37 pm

up to the top we go
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Post by kopparberg » Fri Aug 10, 2012 5:46 pm

up we go as this is a good post lets keep it near the top
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Post by alloverover » Thu Mar 28, 2013 10:09 pm

Had my first Polden Hill type brooch last week so will update this guide over the weekend with a few new photos of old finds and a couple of new photos of new finds :D :D :D ::g
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Post by Donington Mudman » Thu Mar 28, 2013 10:12 pm

alloverover wrote:Had my first Polden Hill type brooch last week so will update this guide over the weekend with a few new photos of old finds and a couple of new photos of new finds :D :D :D ::g
Ill look forward to seeing the new stuff ::g
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Post by alloverover » Sat Apr 13, 2013 9:15 pm

Have updated this at last, added 5 new brooches, 2 found in the ground since the original post and three found in box's .
I hope its of some use, cheers AOO :D :D :D ::g

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Post by deltron » Sat Apr 13, 2013 10:16 pm

Hi alloverover, if you need any more pics for your post, let me know which ones I might have them in my collection.
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Post by Donington Mudman » Mon Apr 15, 2013 11:02 pm

Have read your post a few times now, great pics and very informative...I just need to get back out and find some more of them :)) Thanks for taking the time to update the thread ::g
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Post by Daniel o' Beirnes » Mon Apr 15, 2013 11:05 pm

thanks mate that will come in handy. ::g ::g ::g ::g

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Post by BaldRick » Tue Apr 16, 2013 7:33 am

What a brill post ! I found it very interesting. I would very much like to find anything like one of those brooches. Im out today for a few hours so you never know! ::g
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Post by alloverover » Fri Jul 19, 2013 9:28 pm

Just had a look at this post and saw i hadnt acknowledged some replys rl; sorry guys.
So thanks to you all, UB4.....i mean Daniel ::g Cheers for the offer Deltron ::g Very kind words BaldRick :D Glenfiddich, you got one now mate =D> =D> =D> ::g and DM, sounds like you could be up for a load with your new permission, good luck mate, cheers all :D :D :D ::g

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Post by coinhunteruk » Wed Aug 21, 2013 11:22 pm

Nice post mate !! just found it in my google search on identifying roman brooches lol ::g ::g
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Post by alloverover » Fri Aug 23, 2013 8:59 pm

coinhunteruk wrote:Nice post mate !! just found it in my google search on identifying roman brooches lol ::g ::g
Ha, cheers CH, its been around for a while now, i should update it again really :D :D :D ::g

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