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Old 05-26-2019, 09:29 PM
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Default Civil War Parrot Artillery Shell

I went out to a field where I have found small Civil War relics before. I was disappointed when I first got there, the grass being high and lots of rough stubble. I had my heart set on finding a few spent or dropped bullets, or a button or two. I wasn't going to let myself get discouraged, so I decided I would hunt big iron. I was thinking that would be th only signals I could dig since I couldn't get the coil all the way to the ground. I am sure glad I did! I got a medium negative vdi low tone. I dug down about 8 inches and popped out this Parrot Artillery shell. The fuze is still mostly intact.
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Old 05-27-2019, 02:33 AM
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wow, very nice. Congrats

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Old 05-27-2019, 05:24 AM
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That looks like a wood fuse. Super nice find.
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Old 05-27-2019, 05:49 AM
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WTG! That's an excellent find.

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Old 05-27-2019, 06:22 AM
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That there is cool
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Old 05-27-2019, 08:31 AM
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Way to go on the sweet find!

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Old 05-27-2019, 09:20 AM
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That's a awesome find.

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Old 05-27-2019, 02:35 PM
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Thanks everyone. Can't wait to get back and see what else I can find!

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Old 05-27-2019, 10:40 PM
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Very jealous, I definitely am always hoping for a cannon ball or artillery shell!
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Old 05-28-2019, 08:37 PM
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That is sweet!

Good job there.
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Old 06-01-2019, 09:31 AM
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now thats a shell very cool find congrats

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Old 06-04-2019, 08:27 PM
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Very nice , congrats on a nice shell.
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Old 06-07-2019, 07:13 PM
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Wow, that is an awesome piece of history. Great find, congrats!!!
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