Long Ago Find

If you metal detect or just hunt for hidden treasures then post your stories and find here. Everyone enjoys a good lost treasure story or news find and they're welcome here as well.

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Long Ago Find

#1 Unread post by DSCoins » Sun Jul 28, 2019 3:13 pm

It has been a wile now, 6+ years. It accrued when I had to put my German Shepard down due to cancer. To help me get over the grief of losing her, I went out metal detecting. To this day I can not explain why I found this object. I was doing one last trip from field to my car. I didn't really find any thing, but few pull tabs. About halfway back to the car I got a hit. At first I wasn't going to dig it thinking it was another pull tab, but curiosity got the better of me so I dug it up. What I found acutely took my breath away. Sitting in my hand was a charm in the shape of fire hydrant with I love you inscribed on it. What are the chances of finding that object on that day.


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#2 Unread post by mhonzell » Sun Jul 28, 2019 8:15 pm

Unusual.
Do you have photos?

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#3 Unread post by Daniel » Sun Jul 28, 2019 9:29 pm

Interesting

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#4 Unread post by Paul » Sun Jul 28, 2019 9:45 pm

:thumbsup:

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#5 Unread post by PetesPockets55 » Wed Jul 31, 2019 8:20 am

Great find and the shape of the charm was the perfect reminder from your German Shepard.

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#6 Unread post by Raddonde » Wed Aug 14, 2019 6:39 am

:greatfind: Would love to see some photos, please post some here. Not far from my property for sale in Athens here there is a really nice beach where I go out metal detecting. It relaxes me a lot, prefer to do on weekends in the evening while there is still some light. So far only one earring was found.

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