Secrets of the Lost Gold

Published by smh.com.au, by Brad Newsom, Saturday December 10th 2011 “More absorbing history as experts set about examining the Staffordshire Hoard, a collection of some 1500 gold and silver artefacts dating to the 7th century, found in a field in Staffordshire in 2009” – taken from article                …

Treasure hunter unearths stash of ancient coins

Published by STV News, Monday 6th February 2012 “A treasure hunter has unearthed a stash of ancient coins which could be worth thousands of pounds. Mike Aitken found the perfectly preserved 13th century coins with his metal detector.” – Taken from Article. Click the image below to ready the article further:        …

Sisters have a blast with metal detector

Published by Mail Tribune, by Nils Holst, Sunday February 5th, 2012 “Alicia Combs had been using her metal detector for only 15 minutes when she unearthed the surprise of her young life — two mortar rounds buried inches beneath the dirt in the backyard of a rental property her family owns in White City.” –…

Metal detectors strike gold at site of hoard

Published by New Market weekly news, Friday 17th February 2012   “Roman coins unearthed by metal-detection enthusiasts near Mildenhall have been designated treasure. A single gold and 15 silver coins dating from between 355AD and 402AD were declared treasure by coroner Dr Peter Dean at a treasure inquest in Bury St Edmunds.” – taken from…