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Finds

Booty Salvage Starts The Search For More Treasure

The crew of the Booty Salvage has found all kinds of impressive treasures from the sea. Booty Salvage, Inc was founded by the Schmitt Family in 1999, who discovered over $1 million in gold and artifacts off the coast of Florida. It’s the greatest passion and their treasure hunting business is a family business. Adventure … Continue reading »

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Metal Detecting Becomes More Popular In Wales!

Every year, there has been an increase in the amount of treasure found in Wales, as reported by BBC News and National Museum Wales experts. Most of the items being found are medieval and Bronze Age artifacts. There are specific areas that are considered “hotspots” for these types of items: Wrexham, Southern Pembrokeshire and South East … Continue reading »

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Archaeologists Find Remains Of 700 Year Old Medieval Priest!

At a dig in Thornton Abbey, England, a team of archaeologists uncovered the remains of a very old priest. This one in particular happened to be 700 years old! Thornton Abbey is a medieval abbey located near the village of Ulceby. According to new info from Lincolnshire Live, the name that appeared on the coffin … Continue reading »

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13th Century Treasure Discovered In Farmer’s Field!

The Lancashshire Telegraph reported some very excited news about treasure recently! Coins from the 13th century were found in a farmer’s field! Andrew Smith, who is both a detectorist and a photographer discovered six, silver pennies that dated from the reign of Edward I. The Telegraph mentioned that Smith participated in a dig at Pendleton … Continue reading »

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115K In Stolen Silver And Gold Found!

This is some treasure recovered! The news came from ptleader.com and has been creating quite a buzz. The precious metal recovered come from a collector from Clallam or Jefferson counties. As the source mentioned, on February 18th, a home in Kala Point was reported burglarized. The surrounding neighbors saw an open door. When the resident came … Continue reading »

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These Coins Have Been Declared Treasure!

People find the most amazing things! A farmer in England had an awesome day when he came upon a dozen silver coins from the time of Henry VIII! The news has just been released from Shropshire Star! Metal detectorist David Franklin, 34, has only been in the hobby a year before he found the coins! … Continue reading »

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Treasure Hunters Hit Unexpected Jackpot!

Two treasure hunters in Galveston, Texas came across a treasure find that they were not expecting! Robert Hodson and Clyde Longworth discovered several hundred foreign coins on a beach. Hodson said to Click2Houston News, “Sometimes we don’t find like maybe $2 or $3 in maybe a little coin spill, But this was a big coin spill.” … Continue reading »

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This Sword Is 2,300 Years Old And Still Shiny!

Based on new information from Dailymail in the UK, Chinese archaeologists discovered one, impressive old weapon- an 2,300 year old sword. The sword was found in an ancient coffin in a Chinese province known as “Henan Province.”  What made this sword find so great is that the sword itself was still sharp and shiny! It was … Continue reading »

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Brain Food Vol. 5: Removing Rust On A Find Without Scrubbing

We all know the feeling of finding objects covered in rust. You want to see more detail and find out the object’s story, but it’s tough see when it’s covered in dirt or rust. Searching for cleaning methods can be an exhaustive process. That’s why we feel it’s best to search and find them for … Continue reading »

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Rare Viking Coin Finds Displayed In Ulster!

Valuables found in the UK are considered some of the most unique in the world. There is so much history in the UK, that treasure hunters from all over the world are attracted to the area. We do recommend you do your research and read what the metal detecting laws are, no matter where you … Continue reading »

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