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Garden Dig

Garden Dig

The Club had an unusual request via the website, from a landowner who would soon be moving out of a house which dated back to 1744. He asked if his 3 acres of land could be detected, to discover if there was any history in the ground. So today, Noreen Linale, John...

Apollo Stater Found

Apollo Stater Found

So proud of our club and Andy Eve in particular We have just been to see Colin, one of our farmers to present a cheque for half of the value of the stunning Apollo Stater recently found on the farm. The money will be shared between Lord Petres Estate and Colin who is...

Ploughshare Recovery

Ploughshare Recovery

Appeal from one of our farmers to help find a missing disc from a tractor over at Ingatestone Hall. 15 minutes and BOOOOM hopefully lots of brownie points for the club.

The Willingale Ring

The Willingale Ring

The Epping Forest Museum have now acquired my medieval gold and sapphire ring. I was at the unveiling last week with the farmer. Strange seeing it again - still with dirt from the field - totally uncleaned from when I handed it in. I think the local paper (Epping...

Wedding Ring Found in a River

Wedding Ring Found in a River

We had a desperate plea sent to the club from a young guy who had lost his wedding ring in the river Chelmer at Ulting. Mark and I met the couple there yesterday so we knew the spot but had no luck after an hour and felt we needed a better underwater detector so we...

Survey of Colne Priory

Survey of Colne Priory

The club received a request for an urgent survey of an area being stripped at Colne Priory. Mark and I went there to meet the owner on Sunday and realised that by urgent he meant the next day so we asked John Auld if he could join us and spent 6 hours detecting...