Finds from the Good Friday, Suffolk digby Simon Read
Post medieval tap fragment
Traders token 1669
Edward 4th penny York mint
Henry 8th groat
Roman hair pin 50-150AD
Medieval buckle plate
Crotal Bell - 16th-17th century. This crotal bell has the makers hammer mark and can be seen on the UK Detector Finds Database The bell was cast in one piece and the suspension loop was drilled. Crotal bells made in this way are the earlier 16th-17th century examples...
This is a video recorded at an estate in Hertfordshire where we will be organising a dig in October. The landowner found us through this website, which is a great testament to its effectiveness so far!
Allectus 293 - 296 A.D. Usurper emperor based in Britain who succeeded Caraurius 286 - 293 who had declared himself emperor and had control of the Roman fleet in Gaul and Britain. Allectus had Carausius assassinated, and was himself killed by his followers. The coin...
About 4 or 5 years ago my detecting partner, Eric gave me a bucket of metal detecting scrap/treasure to look through just in case there was anything in there I might be interested in keeping. I parked it in my garage and forgot all about it. Sadly, Eric passed...
A 1st/2nd century Roman cosmetic grinder, 55 mm long. Found in East Suffolk. Using a Minelab Explorer ll. This is a 2nd century, hinge-headed Roman enamelled brooch. I found it in East Suffolk using my Deus on Fast prog. 3 Elizabeth 1st groat. 1560-1561. Found in Mid...
A nice little Norwich farthing found under a grubbed out hedge