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Old 08-18-2011, 10:12 PM
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Default 300 Year Old Gold Coin Found In Newfoundland



Archeologist have found a 300 year gold coin in Ferryland, Newfoundland. The gold coin, minted in 1708, was found at the Colony of Avalon.

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Old 08-18-2011, 10:15 PM
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Now I just need to find something like that.....

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Now I just need to find something like that.....
Me too I trolled the Tot-Lots for 2 hours after seeing this story..no luck

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That is interesting trivia, so when you wanted to give a girl the sweet eye it cost you money... not much has changed in 300 years

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Old 08-18-2011, 10:24 PM
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That is interesting trivia, so when you wanted to give a girl the sweet eye it cost you money... not much has changed in 300 years

LOL True, so true! I did a little more research on the whole "S" thing and I guess it started out as a tribute to saints and carried over to a love token of sort.

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Awww...I was just going to hunt that spot!

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Good to know,I'll call my daughter,she lives in Norris Point Newfoundland, I'll call and see how far it is to the honey hole,let ya'll know how it went.lol
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Awesome!

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The day that story came out my wife emails me and want's to know why I never give her bent gold coins. I told her as soon as I find one.

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