Declare your treasure finds

Police investigating illegal trade in historic treasures find hoard of Viking coins worth at least £500,000 that could rewrite Alfred the Great’s role in British history They date from the time of Alfred the Great who defeated the Vikings in AD 878 They show King Alfred standing next to Ceolwulf II, King of Mercia  Ceolwulf […]

TIME CAPSULE

Seven year old time capsule buried by year six pupils from clayton primary school has been found  by two of our members, Alan and Kath reed went to the school and found the capsule within five minutes. Pupils feared the capsule would be lost forever, then came up with the bright idea to write  to […]

old map 1646

very detailed framed old 1646 map framed and in good condition  price is £20 tel brian 07445762271…………………………   all monies raised goto club  thanks btaylor

Bronze hoard found in Gloucestershire

A unique Roman statue never before seen in Britain has arrived at Bristol Museum & Art Gallery after it was found by two metal detectorists. The ‘licking dog’ figure dates back to AD318 to AD450 and has been brought to the museum in Queens Road after it was uncovered in Gloucestershire.  The bronze figure, some 21.4cm (8.5ins) tall […]

Finds of the year 2016 -2017

Finds of The year winners were announced as follows, these are members who have collected the most points for finds that they have entered during the past year:- FOR COINS: 1st. Jason Chadwick 2nd Simon Annis 3rd Paul Marland and Chris Martin – Joint Position   FOR ARTIFACTS: 1st Simon Annis 2nd David Anderton 3rd […]