Metal Detecting Blog

NOTE – Please, if possible photograph the location and record the 10 figure OS Grid Reference of your finds. Any find older than 1650 should be passed on to your Finds Liaison Officer for recording on the Portable Antiquities Scheme. Anything that may be classed as Treasure must be reported to the Coroner.

I went on a very wet and muddy dig with UK Metal Detecting.  Apart from the horseshoes and scrap metal which littered one of the fields, It was a good Roman and Medieval site, and was even rumoured to have had a moated manor house in one of the fields. …

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A muddy day at Mudford with UK Metal Detecting, but it was my first time out with my new HF coil on the Deus so I was hoping for good things. I wasn’t disappointed – the combination of the HF coil and Iain Crozza’s “Sniper” program was fantastic, very stable,…

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After several days of heavy rain the sky turned blue and I joined a dig with Dorset and West Pathfinders, otherwise known as “Malcolm’s Mudfest” today, and had a great day.  Thank you Malcolm et al. 😃 I started off in a roughly ploughed field down near a seeded area,…

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 I was out metal detecting yesterday on a joint dig with two local clubs. It was great to have blue sky for a change after all the rain, but the breeze was really cold. The first field we were searching was next to where a club member previously found a…

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