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Old 01-08-2017, 06:58 PM
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Default First silver coin of the year and some other keepers

I decided to head out into the cold for some woods hunting. Hunted for about an hour and a half with nothing but trash to show for it. I started back to the car and got a deeper nickel signal. I cut the plug, turned it over, and got in there with the pinpointer. Out popped a 14D Barber dime. Sweet! Checked the hole again and got an 1899 V nickel. Nice! About two yards closer to the car got another nickel signal and dug a dateless buffalo. Close to the car I got a nice high squeek. It ended up being junk, but a clay marble was also in the plug. My first! Ended up being a pretty good little hunt.

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Old 01-08-2017, 07:08 PM
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Congrats on the oldies. And what a nice first silver of the year. Did you get a mint? Never mind I see its a D.

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Old 01-08-2017, 07:14 PM
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Great way to start the year. Hope its just the beginning of a great year.

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Old 01-08-2017, 08:19 PM
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Nice haul love barbers congrats!

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Old 01-08-2017, 09:13 PM
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Congrats on the Barber dime, vintage nickels and marble...fine hunt!

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Old 01-08-2017, 09:19 PM
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Very nice hunt, Congrats!

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Old 01-09-2017, 08:52 AM
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Great little hunt and outstanding write up about the signals and all...Well done Shoe!
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Old 01-09-2017, 09:26 AM
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Nice finds man!

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Old 01-09-2017, 12:03 PM
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Nice barber and other finds, congrats!

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Old 01-09-2017, 06:51 PM
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Sweet is right....nice finds...congrats!

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Old 01-09-2017, 07:18 PM
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Nice finds! Congrats on the Barber!

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Old 01-10-2017, 03:55 PM
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Great start to the year!
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Old 01-10-2017, 04:11 PM
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Nice finds, especially the Barber.
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Old 01-10-2017, 05:49 PM
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Looks like your gonna have a great year. , congrats
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