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Dorset Metal detecting club raise money

Metal detecting is a great hobby, when you can raise money for good causes its an even better hobby. Hats off to the Dorset and...

Metal detecting how many coins can you find

A metal detector is the perfect gift for the person who wants to find everything. “I’d have to compare metal detecting to finding a $20...

Ancient skeleton found by the Thames

A medieval skeleton has been discovered by the River Thames appeared to be wearing a pair of thigh-high leather boots. The skeleton was discovered by...

Why go treasure hunting

In the 20 years the PAS have been active they have recorded over 1.3 million finds, almost all of it was unearthed by metal-detector...

Female detectorists in the news

When you think about your typical metal detectorist, you'd be forgiven for picturing an old man shuffling around a field in an anorak. But metal...

USA news metal detecting parks

USA news City administration is looking for a way to regulate local treasure hunters who wander through Windsor parks with metal detectors and trowels. In approving...

Detectorists searching battlefields

Metal detectorists have been searching sites which have witnessed the bloodiest fights that have shaped the course of history, but now a more genteel...

Gold seal ring fetches thousands at auction

A centuries-old gold ring unearthed by an amateur metal detectorist Paul Wood it has recently been sold at auction for £10,000. Paul Wood, 64, a...

They are not telling us the truth

Archaeologists have accused Highways England of accidentally drilling a large hole through a 6,000-year-old structure near Stonehenge during preparatory work for a tunnel. The drilling,...