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    Awesome find, I've been looking for him on...

    Awesome find, I've been looking for him on Ancestry, found him in the Marine enlistment paperwork.
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    Well, I was contacted by someone and has informed me that the coin I found isn't a KGIII, its a King William III, more than likely a half penny, (1689 - 1702) which would make this my oldest coin...
  3. Hunting by the Well, KGIII?? Update NOPE, much older

    Had a chance to get out Thursday for a few hours and staying about 20 feet or so around the well.
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    Did find a couple tombac buttons, and this decorative piece, not quite sure what it is,...
  4. 1746 KGII my best looking Copper yet

    Yesterday went back to my new permission, and next to the well I found this 1746 KGII and it is by far my best copper yet, as far as detail goes.
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    Just 20 feet from this coin I found a...
  5. 2 hours at new colonial site. Some nice finds.

    Enjoyed the couple hours out in the nice sunshine and started metal detecting a new colonial property. Though I have an agreement that I wouldn't dig in the yard, she said I can do the rest of the...
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    Wow, you had a great year..lots of silver!

    Wow, you had a great year..lots of silver!
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    Ya, I've been seeing some poison ivy popping up...

    Ya, I've been seeing some poison ivy popping up in the woods here
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    I have no plans on cleaning the iron part as...

    I have no plans on cleaning the iron part as there probably wouldn't be much left afterwards. And that is a good idea to try the back of the buckle first as I have found a few things that had silver...
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    Tony, besides the two Draped Bust coppers, I had...

    Tony, besides the two Draped Bust coppers, I had found 2 other coppers which I am sure were much older but there wasn't any detail at all on the coins, totally smooth.
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    Mine rang up around 66, but with a high tone.

    Mine rang up around 66, but with a high tone.
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    Should I or shouldn't I clean this

    So, with this buckle, I really like it, but curious if I should leave it as is, or should I try to remove the green? I like as it is, but wonder if it would look better.. suggestions, opinions?
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    Thanks oxshoe..and you are correct. This area was...

    Thanks oxshoe..and you are correct. This area was settled by the Dutch in the 1600s. And the place I am hunting is just a couple hundred yards from the hudson.
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    Spanish silver!!!!

    Went back to the colonial farm again today, and once again she didn't let me down. Found a small tombac, and right at the end of day before I had to leave, a nice high tone. 1785 half reale Spanish...
  14. Presidents Day weekend hunt, Buttons, Buckle and Silver!

    Beside the GW button, here is everthing I had found Sunday & Monday of the presidents day weekend. Every time I think I've hunted out this farm, I find more..it has been an amazing place that I...
  15. What's the best find to get on Presidents Day Weekend... a GW!!!!

    Went back to that colonial farm that I've been finding all those buttons, and I am not even going to bore you all those buttons, except for one. I finally did it! A George Washington Inaugural...
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    Beautiful Buckle

    Beautiful Buckle
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    That is a sharp looking KG! Congrats

    That is a sharp looking KG! Congrats
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    Great find! still looking for mine.

    Great find! still looking for mine.
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    I had one other surprise come from that place, A...

    I had one other surprise come from that place, A damn tick.. found it on me this morning and it was latched onto me good. It has a red ring, so Now I have a Doctor appt to go to this afternoon...
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    Back to the colonial farm

    Loving this mild winter we are having, got back out to the colonial farm, and hit a part of field which wasn't easy hunting. Lots of down trees and briers but managed to find a couple keepers. The...
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    Flying Eagle

    The Wife asked me to take some wood to her aunt's house and I figured since I was there I would do some metal detecting in the woods. This place was built in the 1650s but have yet to find anything...
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    Metal frame before & after

    Found this 3"x6" metal frame last week where I was finding all the colonial 1700s buttons. . As you can see it was heavily rusted, but after a 3 days in electrolysis I was able 99.9% off. It did...
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    Ya John, this has been a pretty mild winter,...

    Ya John, this has been a pretty mild winter, we're to have about a week of really cold temps but its suppose to warm back up after that. I'm hope the leaves in the wood prevents any hard freeze.
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    Wow, lots of great finds, and most of your...

    Wow, lots of great finds, and most of your coppers are in nice shape
  25. John, I never thought of a clothing dump, but...

    John, I never thought of a clothing dump, but that makes sense.
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