Brierfield treasure hunter finds Tudor ring

Published by Burnleyexpress, Friday 4th November 2011. “A BRIERFIELD metal detecting fanatic has struck gold after stumbling across a ring that is centuries old. John Bradbury was out metal detecting with family and friends in North Yorkshire last weekend when he discovered the ring which he believes dates back over 500 years to the Tudor…

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.” –…