Articles by Martyn

A visit to a very ancient landscape near Milton Abbas, surrounded by scheduled Iron Age and Medieval sites. Anything from Iron Age, Roman, Saxon, Medieval, etc could, and in the past has been found. It’s very local to me, only a couple of minutes drive away, so wasn’t worried by…

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A return to the old Manor House and Estate near Ringwood, but different fields. Historically, several silver hammered coins have been found on the estate so I thought it was about my turn to find some too… As well as using my XP Deus I’m again trying the Nokta Makro…

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I was out on a very exposed wet and windy site today, being almost blown over a couple of times, and with the rain coming in sideways. The finds made up for it though, and I managed to get several OK bits of video despite the conditions 😁 Detector used:…

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A day metal detecting around an old Manor House and Estate in north-east Dorset. Historically, several silver hammered coins had been found on the estate – in one field in particular, but I was in the field next to it to see whether the coin hot-spot extended. As well as…

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