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Old 05-22-2019, 05:53 PM
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Default 1801 House- Sweet LC's, Spanish Silver, Cool Relics

Went door knocking last weeknd....was rough going for a while. Was getting discouraged when I met an awesome couple who own an incredible looking property. Long story short...they totally understand what
I do and are thrilled for me to have them detect their property and already got me a referral to their friends 1780 property.
I cherry picked the front lawn and side of house for about 2 hours. After about 10 minutes I already had a suspender clip, 1917 wheatie and 1883 IH.... totally un-hunted and virgin ground. Dead smack in the middle of the lawn I get a slammin 94-95 on the DEUS...pop the plug...pinpointed a pull tab...square nail....then COPPER!! Sweet 1802 Draped Bust....preserved in well packed soil at around 7 inches. I then found 3 more wheats and 2 more IH's and get another 94-95.....shallow about 4 inches.....crisp 1831 Matron...cleaned up great! I dig a few flat buttons and a then a cool 2 piece US General Service button circa 1830.
It was late in the day and I'm planning on going back this weeknd….so I start sweeping towards my car to "save some for later" and get a real smooth but jumpy 92-94....1821 Half Reale….my first 1800's Reale...now I need a cob...

Im already putting together a sample of finds to present to the owners eventually...this place seems loaded....they own 20 acres....Cant wait to hit this again.

Sorry so long.....Im pretty excited that my Spring is heating up!! HH!
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Old 05-22-2019, 05:56 PM
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matron and Reale
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Old 05-22-2019, 05:57 PM
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Fantastic finds...…...best of luck when you go back there again.

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Old 05-22-2019, 06:03 PM
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Originally Posted by METALMANIAC-NY View post
Im already putting together a sample of finds to present to the owners eventually...
Thumbs up on that!

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Old 05-22-2019, 07:04 PM
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Awesome haul man! Nice looking coppers and Spanish silver for sure, congrats!

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Old 05-22-2019, 07:39 PM
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Nice finds


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Old 05-22-2019, 09:22 PM
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I like that 1802 copper, good lookin girl!
Whats it worth??

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Old 05-22-2019, 09:36 PM
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Aaaagghhhh. Sick sick sick
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That is simply FANTASTIC! Tear it up over there and keep us posted.

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Old 05-22-2019, 10:13 PM
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Congratulations nice hunt!!!
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Awesome hunt!


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Old 05-22-2019, 11:36 PM
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Congrats on the great finds.

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Old 05-23-2019, 06:12 AM
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Excellent site and finds! Love the draped bust LC!

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Old 05-23-2019, 06:27 AM
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OUTSTANDING ! Send directions I'm on the way. lol. A major attaboy on a great new permission and a fantastic hunt. Perhaps this place will be your field of dreams. Good luck Mark

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Old 05-23-2019, 07:05 AM
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Thanks for sharing one of the simple primary components of gaining permission and keeping it.

"Im already putting together a sample of finds to present to the owners"

Great finds,,,,
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Old 05-23-2019, 07:22 AM
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Congrats on an awesome hunt!!
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Old 05-23-2019, 08:02 AM
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wow, great finds!! I'd love to hunt a property like that. Congrats!!

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Old 05-23-2019, 08:07 AM
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Congrats on the killer finds !

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Old 05-23-2019, 08:37 AM
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looks like a great permission!!

Congrats on the excellent finds.

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Old 05-23-2019, 10:14 AM
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Thats a last year Spanish colonial silver too. Nice finds

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