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Centerville Saturday 06-29-13

| June 25, 2013 | 0 Comments
Centerville Saturday 06-29-13

Hi Gang, I’m forwarding this message verbatim from Joann Saunders: Ron, if you would like to send this out to the Club, please do so.  I talked with Ted and he said the Club is welcome. Ted let me know he has moved more dirt and we are welcome to come up Saturday to hunt.  He goes […]

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The Searcher

| June 6, 2013 | 0 Comments
The Searcher

A stimulating monthly magazine which is crammed full every month with: Identification, news and views, collections, detailed articles about your finds, field tests and book reviews

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The Kodiak Hoard: Copper coins reveal Russia’s ‘American’ past

| April 27, 2013 | 0 Comments
The Kodiak Hoard: Copper coins reveal Russia’s ‘American’ past

From 1733 to 1867, the land we now call Alaska was known as Russian America and was a Russian colonial possession. During this time, Russian fur traders and the Russian-American Company “colonized”

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April finds – good job

| April 14, 2013 | 2 Comments
April finds – good job

A couple nice finds from the month of April courtesy of Gerry’s Metal Detectors.

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152-year-old Civil War tag wins Bath resident national title in metal detecting competition

| April 10, 2013 | 0 Comments
152-year-old Civil War tag wins Bath resident national title in metal detecting competition

Jeffrey Rees found the identification tag of a Civil War Union Solider near Richmond, Va. The front of the tag has the soldier’s name and his unit.Jeffrey Rees, Special to The Plain Dealer

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Civil War ring comes full circle

| April 10, 2013 | 1 Comment
Civil War ring comes full circle

Berks soldier Levi Schlegel lost the trinket as he returned from Appomattox 148 years ago. A relic hunter has found and returned it.

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