« Back to Finds Posted August 1st, 2014 by

  • two-good-weekends.jpg
  • two-good-weekends1.jpg
Item Found: Coin

Location:

Metal Detector Used: Spectra V3i


More about the Spectra V3i
Spectra V3i
$1,499.95
White’s best is ready for adventure! Packed with every treasure-hunting features and a full-color HD screen, our most powerful detector has 9 user-friendly presets and an onboard guide.

Find Out More
August 1st, 2014

MY BROTHER AND MYSELFWERE METAL DETECTING AT THE LOCAL PARK(TWO WEEKS AGO). A PLACE I METAL DETECT MANY TIMES WITH DIDFFERENT WHITES DETECTORS. THIS DAY I HAD MY V3I. I WAS DIGGING TARGETS I DON'T USUALLY DIG. ABOUT 1/2 HOUR INTO THE HUNT I GET A NOT SO GOOD SIGNAL. BUT, I DUG ABOUT TWO INCHES AND OUT POP A 1998 CLASS RING FROM HERE IN MY HOME TOWN. I FOUND THE NAME ON THE RING ON FACEBOOK AND ONE OF HIS FRIENDS IS A MAN I WORK WITH HERE IN GENEVA. I GOT A PHONE NUMBER AND GOT THE RING TO HIM BY THURSDAY. THE RING HAD BEEN LOST FOR 15 YEARS. HE WAS SO HAPPY TO HAVE IT BACK AFTER ALL THESE YEARS. THE NEXT WEEKEND I WAS DOING THE SAME THING, DIGGING TARGETS I DON'T USUALLY DIG. I GOT A JUMPING SIGNAL. I DUG DOWN ABOUT 2 1/2 INCHES AND I SAW SILVER. IT WAS A 1763 MEXICO 1/2 REAL. IT'S HARD TO UNDERSTAND HOW IT COULD GOT THERE FOR THE HISTORY OF THE TOWN ONLY GOES BACK TO AROUND 1820. THIS IS MY OLDEST COIN TO DATE. BEFORE IT WAS A 1840 HALF DIME FOUND IN THE SAME PARK.

« Back to Finds

More Stories

April 30th, 2016
Last weekend I took my White's Dual Field metal detector to my local beach. The conditions were somewhat favorable - good high and low tides, strong on shore wind, and…
April 27th, 2016
Hello ,I have been a dedicated user of White's detectors for many years now and I have made a lot of terrific finds, two of which were very special and…
April 27th, 2016
I hunt history, plain and simple. Sometimes it isn't where you think it should be, sometimes...it is just under your favorite playground or park. So as it was with me.....…
April 27th, 2016
Hello, This past weekend I decided to go metal detecting at the volleyball court next to the beach here in North Carolina (very cold). I started finding a lot of…
1 matching finds