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Old 04-15-2018, 06:14 PM
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Default Cleaned up Wrap up - Looting VA

Got in 3 days of digging in VA. Day 4 was scratched by weather.

Day one door knock by myself, day two door knock with JD and epic day 3 with JD and host Coinwhisperer.

Got home this afternoon. Cleaned and sorted everything.

20 Silvers (1907S Barber semi key)
4 Indians (1874 semi key)
1 V Nickel
2 Buffs
25 wheats

12 of coins were over 100 years old.

3 Keeper Military Items and a mystery lead item I thought was a bag seal, but appears to be carved or maybe a button? Any ideas?















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Old 04-15-2018, 06:17 PM
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Man that war nickel is beat to hell lol!! That’s a great haul!!!


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Old 04-15-2018, 06:18 PM
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That driver thing is sterling also. It’s the bottom of a military badge


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Old 04-15-2018, 06:19 PM
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Nice finds.
Congrats

That nickel, could a train have run over?? While on the tracks.

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Old 04-15-2018, 06:22 PM
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Im sooo jealous, nice haul!

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That was definitely a great hunt! Congrats on the big silver haul and all of the oldies.

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Old 04-15-2018, 07:13 PM
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Originally Posted by tnsharpshooter View post
Nice finds.

Congrats



That nickel, could a train have run over?? While on the tracks.

Something traumatic happened to that War Nickel, lol! Thank TNSS.

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That was definitely a great hunt! Congrats on the big silver haul and all of the oldies.

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Thanks BR!

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That driver thing is sterling also. It’s the bottom of a military badge

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Leave it to me to find the one marked “1/20th Silver Filled”,🤣🤣🤣

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Im sooo jealous, nice haul!


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Wow...you cleaned up on the silver....congrats!

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Man I wish I lived closer to some of you guys! Great job!

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Very well done. Ya'll cleaned up big time.

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Fantastic Hunts !!!! You really raked in the goods. Big Congrats.

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Really happy for you Jerry. Your trip was a great success and you made it back safely. The number of Silver's you 3 dug yesterday was fantastic. I imagine your already making plans for another pillaging adventure. Congrats! Trapper

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Man that looks like a fun 3 days. Nice work on the war nickels.
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Old 04-15-2018, 09:36 PM
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Originally Posted by JAK View post
Wow...you cleaned up on the silver....congrats!
Thanks Jak! I likely won’t duplicate that 17 silver hunt anytime soon.

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Man I wish I lived closer to some of you guys! Great job!
Thanks Wyo. it was a 6 hour drive for me and we’ll worth it!

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Very well done. Ya'll cleaned up big time.
Thanks hoser.

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Fantastic Hunts !!!! You really raked in the goods. Big Congrats.
Thanks pescadore! It was crazy.

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Really happy for you Jerry. Your trip was a great success and you made it back safely. The number of Silver's you 3 dug yesterday was fantastic. I imagine your already making plans for another pillaging adventure. Congrats! Trapper
Thanks Trapper! I will probably never have another hunt like this weekend. Looks like I am doing a short notice move to central Florida. Not a beach hunter so my detecting is probably going to be cut back substantially for a couple years. Coming out of semi-retirement for an offer I couldn’t refuse.

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Man that looks like a fun 3 days. Nice work on the war nickels.
It was great weekend with two great detectorists. CW running his Nox and JD running his T2SE. Good times.

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Next time I'm going to think twice about inviting you to my sidewalk strip hot spot.
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Old 04-15-2018, 10:38 PM
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Next time I'm going to think twice about inviting you to my sidewalk strip hot spot.


Lol, luckiest day I’ve had detecting in over 30 years.


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Those are some great finds JWP !!!

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Awesome, that's a nice amount of silver!

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Wow, you can't do much better than that! Very envious!

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Originally Posted by sandgroper View post
Awesome, that's a nice amount of silver!


Originally Posted by SoOregonMd View post
Those are some great finds JWP !!!


Originally Posted by ynnek4 View post
Wow, you can't do much better than that! Very envious!


Thanks y’all! I may never have a silver day like that! Still carrying that grin around.


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