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BBC News: Detectorist 'shaking with happiness' after Bronze Age find. I saw this on the BBC and thought you should see it: Detectorist 'shaking with happiness' after Bronze Age find - https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-south- scotland-53714864
BBC News: Two gold nuggets worth $350,000 found in Australia. I saw this on the BBC and thought you should see it: Yeah to Metal Detectorist.... maybe if I look hard enough... maybe in my back yard Eh!!! Lol. Well maybe I'll come and tear up your back yard.... better yet, maybe the front yard. Enjoy.... Two gold nuggets worth $350,000 found in Australia - https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-australia-53857557

Two Amateur Metal-Detector Enthusiasts Have Discovered the Remains of an Ancient Pagan Warlord


Isle of Man Viking jewellery found by metal detectorist

UK Sunday Times: Island of Jersey coin hoard found by metal detectors is sold for £4m https://www.thetimes.co.uk/article/jersey-coin-hoard-found-by-metal-detectors-is-sold-for-4m-hbsg8c2v6
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Metal detectorist stumbles across Viking treasure hoard in Norway https://www.livescience.com/amateaur-finds-viking-silver-hoard-norway
Amateur metal detectorist uncovers incredibly rare 500-year-old royal pendant - National | Globalnews.ca https://globalnews.ca/news/9467656/metal-detector-pendant-king-henry-viii/
Father discovered a medieval English gold coin worth a record $875,000 on the first day he tried out his new metal detector https://www.thearchaeologist.org/blog/father-discovered-a-medieval-english-gold-coin-worth-a-record-875000- on-the-first-day-he-tried-out-his-new-metal-detector?format=amp
Trove of 1,000-year-old Viking coins unearthed by young girl in Denmark - National | Globalnews.ca https://www.google.ca/amp/s/globalnews.ca/news/9641776/girl-finds-very-rare-1000-year-old-viking-coins-in- denmark/amp/
Indigenous artifacts that may be up to 4,500 years old found in downtown Hamilton park | CBC.ca https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/hamilton/victoria-park-indigenous-artifacts-1.6889850
Man uncovers more than 700 gold coins on his cornfield: 'Most insane thing ever' | National Post https://nationalpost.com/news/man-uncovers-more-than-700-gold-coins-on-his-cornfield-most-insane-thing- ever
2,000-year-old gold treasure from Iron Age tribe unearthed by metal detectorists in Wales | Live Science https://www.livescience.com/archaeology/2000-year-old-gold-treasure-from-iron-age-tribe-unearthed-by-metal- detectorists-in-wales
Norway man with metal detector makes gold 'find of the century’ | NBC News https://www.nbcnews.com/news/world/norway-man-metal-detector-makes-gold-find-century-rcna104020
Metal detectorists find thousands of ancient Roman coins | Miami Herald https://amp.miamiherald.com/news/nation-world/world/article280598199.html
Roman coins found in Welsh field turn out to be buried treasure | USA Today https://www.usatoday.com/story/news/world/2023/10/25/roman-coins-field-wales/71301037007/
Focus Speed Online Metal Detecting Publication https://focusspeed.com/
Archives of Manitoba unveils historical maps at open house | CBC News https://www.cbc.ca/player/play/video/9.4203299
In metal detecting, history matters more than the treasure found in Wisconsin | WPR https://www.wpr.org/news/metal-detecting-history-treasure-rob-rizzo-jim-winter
Stratford man really digs his hobby | Stratford Today https://www.stratfordtoday.ca/local-news/stratford-man-really-digs-his-hobby-8711581