Friendly Metal Detecting Forums   River Team 6 Metal Detectors
List all sponsors

Go Back   Friendly Metal Detecting Forums > Everything About Finds > Eye Popping, Mind Blowing Finds


Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 08-07-2017, 09:11 PM
bigfreeze44's Avatar
bigfreeze44 bigfreeze44 is offline
Junior Member
Join Date: Jan 2010
Location: Maine
Posts: 51
Default Epic Weekend

This is the finds for this past weekend which included breaking into the 1700s and taking a walk for the first time. Plus largies and colonial relics are always fun.. The big copper is a King Louis XVI of France 12 Deniers minted in 1791. thanks for looking.
Attached Images

*At Pro, Tesoro Compadre. Oldest coin in Germany 324-325 AD Fausta,In US. 1802 Large Cent. best find WWII German Fallschirmjager Marksman Badge and 1854 Seated Quarter.

Reply With Quote

1 members found this post helpful.
Old 08-07-2017, 09:15 PM
jwp1964's Avatar
jwp1964 jwp1964 is offline
Join Date: Mar 2013
Location: Maryville, TN
Posts: 8,295

I'd say that quite a weekend! Nice work. Congrats.

Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk

XP Deus, 2016 (2017): 66 (69) Silv, 566 (286) Wheats, 2 (1) V Nick, 13 (17) Buffs, 11 (12) IHC, 35 (25) Tokens 4 () Gold, 19 (25) Sterling, $ 185.80 ($268.28) clad
1807 Draped Bust Half Cent, 1866 Shield Nick, 1914D Wheat!

Reply With Quote

Old 08-08-2017, 02:12 AM
matmit's Avatar
matmit matmit is offline
Elite Member
Join Date: Jul 2010
Location: Between Milwaukee and Kenosha
Posts: 10,426

WOW, very nice indeed!

"We all have a hunk of something we hope will be valuable one day"
AT-PRO YTD $179.71 (3)gold (49)silver (8)ster (57)IH (263)wheaties Oldest 1802 KG III, Silver Dollar Club!

Reply With Quote

Old 08-08-2017, 09:15 PM
Beach Bum's Avatar
Beach Bum Beach Bum is offline
Elite Member
Join Date: Mar 2011
Location: Melbourne, Florida
Posts: 1,515

amazing finds!!! I'd love to find an ax like that to restore.

ATPRO, BH 202, Discovery 2000, Garrett Pro Pointer

Reply With Quote

Old 08-08-2017, 11:11 PM
X-Terra70's Avatar
X-Terra70 X-Terra70 is offline
Elite Member
Join Date: May 2016
Location: Western Australia
Posts: 2,080

Man, those are cool coins and relics! Keep it up!


Detectors: CTX 3030, X-Terra70, Pro-Find 25
Oldest Coin: 1877 English Penny
2017 totals: $1411.95AUD (507x$2, 262x$1, 74x50c, 207x20c, 326x10c, 403x5c, 142x2c, 196x1c) and 82 foreign, collectable or older Australian/English (pre-decimal) coins.
Reply With Quote

Old 08-09-2017, 05:50 PM
mudwhale's Avatar
mudwhale mudwhale is offline
Elite Member
Join Date: May 2017
Posts: 688

Nice Post and Great Hunt!!!!

Nokta IMPACT,Garret ATmax, Garret GTAX-550, Garret Pro Pointer, Garret digger, Predator Tools Piranha shovel and 100% DEET!!

Reply With Quote

Old 08-12-2017, 04:05 PM
GeneralQuarters GeneralQuarters is offline
Elite Member
Join Date: Jan 2014
Location: Western Washington
Posts: 2,471

It's a good feeling cracking into a new century... WTG!

ATP (2017: 159.07 clad) 2 mercs, 5 rosies, 1 GW, 75 wheats, 2 .640, 63 .925, 2 .950, 1 18k, 2 14k , 3 10k, 1 W nickel and many geegaws. Oldest : Chinese Ching Dynasty cash coin minted 1736-1795.

Reply With Quote

Old 08-13-2017, 10:37 PM
Digger-Dave's Avatar
Digger-Dave Digger-Dave is offline
Join Date: Sep 2012
Location: Fitchburg, MA
Posts: 3,825

Nice look menagerie of finds!!!

Glad you are having a great year!

Garrett AT Pro and Fisher F70.....Clad- $26.75 1- 185X Flying Eagle Cent, 1818 Largie, 2 Barber Dimes, 4 Mercury's, 2 Rosie's, 3 Buffalo's, 3 V-Nickels, 2 Fatty Indian heads, 9 Indian Heads, 1853 Infantry Button, 35 wheat backs and an 1893 World's Fair Token.

Reply With Quote


Thread Tools
Display Modes

Forum Jump

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 02:26 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.9
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.