Article | Treasure hunters show off their finds

Published by Taunton Gazette, written by Christopher Nichols, Saturday 22nd September 2012 TAUNTON —The Silver City Treasure Seekers held their third annual New England Treasure Show on Saturday, featuring a variety of historical artifacts that have been found across New England. The Silver City Treasure Seekers was founded in 2001 as a hobby metal detector club. Members range…

Metal Detecting 101

Published by National Geographic, written by Patrick J. Kiger, 2012  Last year, in Jupiter, FL, a man named William Mooney ran a metal detector over a spot near a county waterfront park and pinpointed the location of what, if his suspicions were true, was every amateur treasurer hunter’s dream.  In an email, Mooney told county…