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    Global Moderator Ill Digger's Avatar
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    My Trip To The Dream Stream

    I got a opportunity to hunt the famous "Dream Stream" a couple of times this week after work. Last year Tom "Hiluxyota" did some research and found a virgin swimming hole! Tom alone found over 30 gold rings, plus lots of silver coins and jewlery as well! Turns out a couple of people found out the location and word spread like wild fire! So Tom told me to go get some before the looters did.

    First gold from the water this year!
    1930 class ring.

    A short while later gold #2 FTY.
    Another class ring from Iowa?

    Thanks again for the tip Tom!

    Thanks for lookin and HH!
    Last edited by Ill Digger; 08-30-2017 at 08:13 PM.
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    Elite Member Digger_O'Dell's Avatar
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    Great hunt, congrats on the gold! Hoping to get out there myself with Tom sometime soon. Too bad the looters take half the fun out of it and really restrict the ability to share the finds and great videos.
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    These look like the pictures Tom uploaded last year! LOL! Jk, congratulations on getting some gold in your pouch.
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    Elite Member Digger Don's Avatar
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    Great job Tim. Happy to see the dream stream is still producing gold!
    Glad to see you were able to get a couple of those old gold rings.
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    Global Moderator aloldstuff's Avatar
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    Tim, two golds in one hunt..... You should post some "NO DETECTING" signs during the week and then take them down onthe weekends.
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    Nice finds. Your not allowed to dig low tones out there anymore!

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    Veteran Member Bucknut's Avatar
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    Congrats! Nice to have a friend that's willing to give you the hot tip on that place! That is one of the problems with You Tube as you have to be VERY careful not to given ANY hints as to where you are hunting otherwise it will be overrun with other detectorists fast.
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    Nice find with some gold, Tim meh. Grats.
    Future goals: Capped bust coin, Flowing hair LC, Classic head LC, VT copper, MA copper, Pistareen, Two-cent pc, SLQ, GW inaugural button, Excelsior button, Civil war token, and a gold ring.

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    Administrator del's Avatar
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    Wow a double gold ring day !

    Quote Originally Posted by Hiluxyota View Post
    Nice finds. Your not allowed to dig low tones out there anymore!
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