Tag: metal detecting

Anaconda men get metal detecting pilot on Nat Geo

| February 28, 2012 | 1 Comment
Anaconda men get metal detecting pilot on Nat Geo

Two half-hour pilot episodes of the show “Diggers” will premier back-to-back at 8 p.m. Feb. 28 on the National Geographic Channel.

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Rare coin is highlight of years of searching

| October 19, 2010 | 0 Comments
Rare coin is highlight of years of searching

On the list of most desirable finds with a metal detector for a relic hunter are Civil War belt buckles, rare buttons, weapons, silver and gold coins.

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Metal Detecting on the Beach – Coins Galore

| October 7, 2010 | 1 Comment
Metal Detecting on the Beach – Coins Galore

Handfulls of coins, an 18ct gold ring and a georgian medallion are dug on a UK beach in almost perfect search conditions. See just how easily the targets are located and recovered.

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Husband and wife find metal detecting a rewarding hobby

| September 18, 2010 | 0 Comments
Husband and wife find metal detecting a rewarding hobby

It was a rare day when they didn’t find a silver dollar or an Indian head penny or two. He has found two-cent pieces, three-cent pieces, seated Liberty coins and even a coin called a half-dime which was in use before the nickel was coined. Numerous class rings have been found

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The Kentucky Archaeologist

| March 5, 2010 | 1 Comment
The Kentucky Archaeologist

Spring is finally beginning to show in Western Kentucky, and with it plenty of opportunities for getting off the couch and enjoying the outdoor adventures.

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Forest Service proposing limits geocaches, metal detectors

| February 21, 2010 | 1 Comment
Forest Service proposing limits geocaches, metal detectors

The National Forests in NC wants to prohibit leaving geocaches in Wildernesses, Experimental Forests or Wild and Scenic River corridors, and limiting the possession or use of metal detectors on National Forest lands.

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