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Old 08-15-2019, 06:43 PM
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Default Divine Intervention???

I was heading towards the area where I had been having such success curb strip hunting when I was passing an old church when something (somebody) told me to pull over.

I wS about 2 blocks from the area of my last 2 curb strip hunts where I found a big silver ring and a railroad conductor’s hat badge on the first hunt and a solid sterling man’s belt buckle on the second.

I looked at the curbstrips in front of the church and these wasn’t anything to hunt. Except for a thin strip of dead vegetation about an inch wide it had been completely paved. But there was a nice curb strip around the parking lot across the street.

Immediately I realized I had found a bottle cap bonanzas the strip was full of them. Soon my finds pouch was half full. But I also found a few coins, mostly pennies, including a ‘46 wheat.

There was good sized tree at the corner and when I reached it I started carefully circling it. that’s when I got a beautiful 90-96 signal on my ATP (with a 5x8 coil). Now a 90s signal is often merely rusty iron but something told me this was different. And about 4 inches down came a ‘36 Walker. But before I filled the hole I scanned it again and an 83 signal popped up. A couple inches away from where the Walker was found a ‘23 Mercury came to the surface.

Hallelujah!
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Old 08-15-2019, 06:50 PM
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Very nice finds!
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Old 08-15-2019, 06:51 PM
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Congrats on an outstanding hunt! That walker is in pretty good shape!

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Old 08-15-2019, 07:07 PM
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Wow... sweet finds, that Walker looks great! Glad you decided to stop!
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Old 08-15-2019, 07:13 PM
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Wow both the walker and merc in VERY nice condition, congrats !!!!

Likely were dropped long ago before they were in circulation long enough to wear them down more.

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Old 08-15-2019, 07:53 PM
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Congrats on the walker and merc!👍

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Old 08-15-2019, 08:14 PM
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Sweet finds.
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Old 08-15-2019, 11:20 PM
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Congrats on the big silver, Merc and wheat....fine hunt!

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Old 08-16-2019, 09:06 AM
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Nice rewards for your good intuition, skill, and persistence. Those are the real blessings!
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Old 08-16-2019, 09:16 AM
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Hallelujah! Those are awesome
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Old 08-16-2019, 09:26 AM
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Congrats on those sweet finds!
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Old 08-16-2019, 10:01 AM
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Beautiful Walker. Congrats on the finds.

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Old 08-16-2019, 11:21 AM
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Great hunt. Wow nice.

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Old 08-16-2019, 11:51 AM
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" The Lord works in mysterious ways " ." Reap and Ye shall sow "." Keep your coil to the soil" . Congrats on the great finds .
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Old 08-16-2019, 12:16 PM
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WOW man you must be stoked! Great finds and what an intervention!

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Old 08-16-2019, 03:41 PM
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sweet looking walker !
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Old 08-18-2019, 08:00 AM
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congrats on finds and your persistence. I think I would have given up on the fifth bottle cap.

I loved my 5x8" coil on my AT Pro I sold. It was a sweet match that always produced for me.

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Old 08-18-2019, 08:48 AM
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Great curb strip finds! Congrats!

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Congrats! If everybody listened, we'd be in good shape right now!

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Old 08-18-2019, 07:45 PM
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Great finds...congratulations....and yet another example of why to always rescan the hole.

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