September 2019

I was out on a Relic Retrievers Dig near Ilminster on pasture land between two medieval drove roads. There were four fields on offer, a field where we parked, a small five acre field to the north of the parking field, a field to the east which contained poultry and…

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I was out near Westbury on a metal detecting session with the Southwest Detectorists group today, on a new field, also a “roman” field which had produced loads of really great finds on a previous visit. The weather forecast was for thundery showers, which must be a BBC euphemism for…

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I had a day out detecting with UK HIstory Finders today over at Salwayash, north of Bridport. The site looked really good, three fields of ploughed/rolled and one field of longish pasture. Apparently, the site had been dug before and several silver coins had been found, but last time half…

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Not a lot for me today whilst metal detecting at Podimore with the UK Metal Detecting group; a few finds, a topped-up suntan, a split in my trousers, and the realisation that I need to punch an extra hole in my belt to stop my trousers slipping down 😄 It…

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I had a great day at Wincanton today with Southern Seekers UK, not so much in finds, but great to be out in the fresh air and warm sunshine again.I’m going to have to learn to be less polite at these group digs though and push my way to the…

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