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    Digger Al's Connecticut Finds

    Here they are as dug

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    Oldest Coin: 1699 William III Halfpenny
    SILVER COINS

    2014-
    147
    2015- 159 2016- 116 2017- 136 2018- 139
    2019- 40

    Indians 43,Lrg.Cnt 1,V 1,war nik 1,Buff 4,Rosie 11,Merc 15,Barber Dime 2,Wash Qtr 7,SLQ 1,Barber Qtr 3,Walker 1,Slvr ring 3, 1831 William IV 1,

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    Veteran Member Bucknut's Avatar
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    Mr. Al!!!!! You killed it!
    Detectors I use: Minelab Etrac & Equinox 800
    2019 Season Totals:
    Clad: $28.87
    Indians: 18
    Wheaties: 137
    Silver: 45
    Silver Jewelry: 4
    Favorite 2019 find: 1859 Fattie Indian

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    Looks like all had a good hunt on the east side. Congrats WD
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    1 Barber Half, 1 Washington, 1 SLQ, 1 Seated Dime, 5 Barber Dimes, 26 Mercs, 18 Rosies, 3 V nickels, 7 Buffalos, 5 War Nickel, 5 Indian, 233 wheats, Clad $114.31
    2019 Goals: Wheats 3106/3000 Silver coins 1325/1300 Clad Dimes 5005/5000 Rosies 395/400 Mercs 579/600 Clad Nickels 2528/2500

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    Dang, Al tore it up! Good job. That's a nice early large cent too. Was the silver flower a button? Great post! Dave.
    Oldest Silver Coin: 1826 Groschen, then 1765 Kreuzer, then 1250 Heller, now 1242 Denier
    Oldest American coin: 1805 Draped Bust Large Cent
    Best Coin: 1625 Escalin from feudal France
    Best Relics: ca. 1200's Bronze Spur, ca. 1500 B.C. Bronze Arrowheads
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    The 2 religious medals that have the similar shape are just like a 3 piece one I found years back. They fit together and you could slide them over to read different prayers or scripture. Nice relics and coins.. WD
    Wisconsin Digger
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    1 Barber Half, 1 Washington, 1 SLQ, 1 Seated Dime, 5 Barber Dimes, 26 Mercs, 18 Rosies, 3 V nickels, 7 Buffalos, 5 War Nickel, 5 Indian, 233 wheats, Clad $114.31
    2019 Goals: Wheats 3106/3000 Silver coins 1325/1300 Clad Dimes 5005/5000 Rosies 395/400 Mercs 579/600 Clad Nickels 2528/2500

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    Wow! You did great. Nice meeting you guys!
    White's MXT Pro / Garrett AT Gold

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    That's a good looking bunch of finds! Those crotals are hard to come by!!

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    that is great! what a terrific hunt!
    jeff
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    Way to go young man!

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    Digger Al did quite well !
    Oldest find: 5,000 year old copper spearhead
    Oldest coin: 1699 William III halfpenny
    Purdiest coin: 1832 Capped Bust quarter
    Coolest find: USA button with blue threads still on shank

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    Sweet assortment! Congrats to Al!
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    Great assortment of finds!
    SPECTRA V3i, BH 505, Pro-Pointer II. Lesche Digger.
    Oldest Copper: 1694 William & Mary Halfpenny. Oldest Silver: 1663 1-Reale
    Cob.

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    Now you're just showing off.... great group of keepers and sorry I missed you guys this time out, maybe next time.
    V3i- Prism IV- Pro Pointer
    2018 GOAL: Any Flowing Hair coin

    TOTAL 100 YEAR OLD COINS - -279
    2019: Liard 1600's
    Silver: 1


    Oldest U.S. Copper - 1795 Liberty Cap
    Oldest U.S. Silver - 1829 Capped Bust Dime extra large 10C
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    Al did great out here !!
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