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    Dime Quad including Seated plus bonus big silver

    Another weekend spent on chores upnorth did leave me a few hours tonight to get some hunting in. I hit the Park I found the 4 Indian pre 1900 spill last year and had a great night. I ended up with a Merc a Barber a Rosie and my first seated in a few years. The seated was definitely a tough signal that for the most part usually is a nail. Glad I dug that one. Not far from the Seated I also found a real nice 1873 Indian. My last hunt a few days back I found what was probably the heaviest worn silver I have found in a 1892 Barber Half. Very happy with those two hunts. 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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    Very nice superfecta! Congrats on the other great finds too. Looks like you had a great time!
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    Amazing! Conditions must be perfect near you!
    So many good targets!!

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    Condition for the Indians is definitely good here. I found a 1865 Indian last year that looked just as nice. The Park has a long history of undisturbed ground which is rare in Wisconsin. Thx 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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    Congrats on the dime grand slam! That is a difficult feat! How cool that you found one of each with no duplicate types.

    The 1873 Indian Head is a great find too. It's in really nice shape with little wear. Not a common date!

    I don't think I've ever seen a Barber Half that worn. Still, it's always a rush to find big silver, especially from the 1800s!

    Terrific hunt!

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    and the Rosie was the last one. Thx Dave
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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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    I'm always amazed what people find in parks. Goes to show, with some perseverance even the parks can still give. Absolutely well done! That Indian is a beauty. I've only found one Indian in a park.

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    Congrats on the quad Dave, that is a rare feat here in WI. I wish this weather would cooperate with my plans to get out Detecting.
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    That's a rare feat anywhere. Very cool.
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    Wow! Those are a couple hunts we all dream about! Love it all!
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    Wow, what a great couple of hunts!!! And from Parks, that's hard to do these days!!
    Congrats on the Grand Slam and Big silver.
    Great Job!!!
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    Very nice Indian and Seated.
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    Some sweet finds for sure. Huge congrats on the dime quadfecta and the 1873 IH is a great looking coin. The seated must have put a big smile on your face.
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    great hunt !!
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