Lynn News: Tudor dress hook treasure

Published by: Lynn News, Wednesday 24th August 2011 “A TUDOR silver gilt dress hook believed to be more than 400 years old was pronouned to be treasure at an inquest in Lynn… The part-owner of the land, Mr John Manning, said it was discovered by Mr Paul Brittain, who had been metal-detecting with permission.” –…

Lynn News: Plea for help over coins haul…

Published by Lynn News, Tuesday 23rd August 2011 “DIGGING deeper after unearthing a jam jar lid led a metal detecting enthusiast to discover 20 gold coins dating from the reigns of Charles I to Queen Victoria. An inquest in Lynn yesterday heard the coins were believed to be stolen property and an appeal was made…