Buckinghamshire coin hoard metal detecting

11th Century coin hoard unearthed by metal detectorist

Metal detectorist in Buckinghamshire have unearthed one of largest hoards of ancient coins ever found in Britain. Paul Coleman from the Weekend Wanderers Detecting Club discovered 5,251 coins buried inside a lead container two feet deep near Aylesbury. The hoard contains specimen dating back to the 11th Century – the late Anglo Saxon, early Norman…

Metal detecting gold silver coins hoard

Metal detecting pays off

The economy may be coming back to life but money is still tight for many families. It need not be this way. From plugging leaks in spending to tracing missing cash and even uncovering lost treasures, it is possible to boost your finances. Here, Sally Hamilton shows you how to turn detective and track down…

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Half Guinea

1684 Half Guinea from Ted. Ted detects with XP Deus metal detector. If you have trouble identifying your coins, we have a wide range of books available in Regton Metal Detectors Shop which will help. 1684 Half Guinea. The obverse shows a fine right-facing bust of the king Charles II wearing a Laurel wreath, surrounded…

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Lindisfarne Hoard – Museum needs £7,000

  Hoard of gold and silver coins dating from 1560s was discovered in the same building as those found 50 years ago on Northumberland island. In the 1560s Lindisfarne, a tidal island off the Northumberland coast near Berwick, was something of an armed camp close to the front line of the defence against Scotland. After…