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1st time ocean hunting
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What is a Kettle Point
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  $7,000 seeded hunt $125 each advance
Posted by: Sea Hunter - 11-11-2017, 08:01 PM - Forum: General Hobby Talk - No Replies

25th Best O' North East Treasure Hunters Conference in memory of HOWARD JOHNSON April 24 - 29, 2018
 
Natural Hunts are with a free hot dog lunch, $75 ea. or 3 for $200.
6 days BONE $350 before 12/31/17 & after 12/1/17 it's only 5 days for $400
Send check payable to PTHHS, 307 Main St., Marlborough, NH 03455 or call with  CC to 603-876-4443

Tue & Wed Wilderness Natural Hunts with hot dog lunch
Meet 8:30 am for out BONE wilderness hunt. 4 wheel drive only on Mountain Rd in Sharon, NH   a 210 acre settlement sites with cellar holes and a pond on   Mountain Rd in Sharon, NH  

Wed. night 7:pm $50 ea. Steak or lobster & Multi Carlo night

Thur Natural Hunt on settlement land, Meet at farm site on Meadow Rd in Chesham, NH

Thur. 7:30p din out $25 Lee & Mount Fuji, Rte 101 Marlborough, NH  (across from Streeters)


Fri. 8:30am Minelab Natural Hunt in Chesham,, NH. meet Brian & Kyle @ hunt location on Meadow Rd. Minelab door prizes too


Fri. Night  $25 all can eat roast pork banquet, speakers & door prizes.

Sat.8:30a - 3;30p Hobby Show $10 each. with booths and work shops, gold panning and a best finds contest, 10 find display booths, demonstrations & a Chinese auction with new metal detectors. Held Keene Rec Center, Washington St., Keene, NH $10 each or   if under 15 or over 75+ $5.


Sat. night Prime Rib Awards banquet $35 each, 5:30 social & meal 7:30. lots of door prizes and 25 awards NOTE!! Treasure Hunter's of year award will be presented to  “Jessie & Kim Thompson. "truly a deserving couple"


Sunday  9:30a Meet for $7,000 SEEDED  HUNT  meet 9:30a for registration and instructions for the  $7,000 seeded metal detector hunt with a free $1,500 treasure chest drawing and 10 tokens worth a minimum $100 each.    9:30a Meet @ hunt site and HUNT is 11:am to 1:30pm. with 15 $100 tokens & $3,000 old coins buried and  a free $1,500 treasure chest drawing.

FOLLOWING seeded hunt is our Charity raffle for St Jude's Children's Research Hospital, Wounded Warriors & Dublin Christian Academy.

First prize (drawn 2nd)  a $2,499. CTX 3030 metal detector or $1,000

2nd prize (drawn first) Minelab Go Find 60 metal detector.

ALL BONE 25 details via George Streeter and email gfs41@yahoo.com   or visit   www,northeastmetaldetectingforum.com
MORE info posted www.northeastmetaldetectingforum.com
Register before 12/31/17 & get free Tuesday Wilderness Hunt
All events & all days $350 to 12/31/17. Increases to $400 on 1/1/18 without Tuesday Hunt

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  Fall 2017 Treasure Hunter's Gazette #172
Posted by: SteveP (NH) - 10-18-2017, 01:53 PM - Forum: General Hobby Talk - No Replies


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  OKie visiting Newcastle. Looking for Md buddies
Posted by: Okie - 10-16-2017, 02:27 PM - Forum: Let's Go Diggin'!!! - No Replies

Ladies and Gents,

I live in a small town in Oklahoma, USA.  Duncan has approx. 23,000 people.    I have been metal detecting for approx. 4-5 years, but due to my travel schedule at  work, I rarely get to go detecting.   I am traveling to Newcastle, UK for five weeks of training and will have weekends free. I will be there Oct 21 (late afternoon) until Nov. 25.   I plan on packing my Garrett ATPro.  I would like to meet up with some local hobbyist who would allow me to join them for some hunts, fill  me in on local MD laws, provide a place or two where I can detect, etc.

Feel free to email me at gds73533@hotmail.com    I am really looking forward to making new friends, digging in some old dirt and hopefully make a few nice finds. Smile

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Wink 1st time ocean hunting
Posted by: I Dig VT - 10-12-2017, 08:47 PM - Forum: Metal Detecting: Beach and Water - No Replies

1st weekend of Oct I decided to take a trip to Hampton Beach.. Have never detected the
ocean with my CTX 3030 and hadn't been to Hampton in over 25 yrs..  Well it was an
experience.. I took more photo's than I found coins.. the size of the beaches up the coast
at low tide are overwhelming to a beginner trying this alone.. I can see where digging at
night with a headlamp might have it's good points.. I won't even tell you what my settings
were... other than "they weren't right" and I need a lightweight sand scoop if I'm going to do
this again..
Saturday was totally drenching till late afternoon.. but fun.. found clad coins, a 1994 Canadian
dollar and 1 earring on that rainy day, at Jenness State Beach... fast forward to Sunday, 13 hrs
later, sunny beautiful day, back at Jenness... 30 feet from where I found my 1st earring I
found the 2nd one with the same 12-5 ringtone.. couldn't believe it when I pulled it from the sand..
not that lucky at most things.. so now I have a cool pair of earrings.. also found prescription glasses
and a dog leash in great shape..

Will have to give it a second try sometime... and definitely look into saltwater settings... Not the
same I discovered as detecting in Lake Champlain lake water...

raven

       

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  What is a Kettle Point
Posted by: Sea Hunter - 10-12-2017, 12:07 PM - Forum: Metal Detecting: Land - No Replies

What is a Kettle Point
used to find and throw away. What are they?

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  Some silver jewelry and lots of clad from the beach
Posted by: bobvt - 09-25-2017, 07:14 PM - Forum: Metal Detecting: Beach and Water - Replies (1)

I went to Hampton Friday night, out detecting low tide in the dark for a couple hours, then hit Salisbury early Saturday morning.  Ended up with about $20 in clad, a silver ring, some single silver earrings, and my first PAIR of earrings, look like gold plated silver, and a stainless steel ring.  Also found a decayed Hopalong Cassidy toy gun, sinkers, and junk.  Weather was beautiful, lots of people out enjoying the beach.

bob








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  Militia Button
Posted by: CTTodd - 09-19-2017, 09:07 PM - Forum: Treasures Found! - No Replies

Hi Guys 
I hit this button last weekend. It's a NY Excelcior Button. 1792-1822 it's a Copper button with a silver wash on it. The eagle looks better in person. HHunting



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  War of 1812 Militia Plate
Posted by: CTTodd - 09-19-2017, 09:02 PM - Forum: Treasures Found! - No Replies

Hello All
I hit this plate this summer in a field at over a foot down with a XP Deus. I'm pleased to have gotten it   I was not pleased with the shield being cut out of it. I'm told cutting out the shield was some sort of protest. Sometimes it pays to be lucky. HHunting.



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  Kettle Point
Posted by: CTTodd - 09-19-2017, 08:54 PM - Forum: Native American - No Replies

Hi Guys 
I hit this Native American Kettle Point this summer in a hay field. These points are solid 1600s and were made from worn out trade items which is how they get their name. 
HHunting



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  Clad and a silver ring from the beach
Posted by: bobvt - 09-13-2017, 06:54 PM - Forum: Metal Detecting: Beach and Water - Replies (2)

Took a couple days off work and did some detecting at Old Orchard Beach and Hampton Beach. Ended up with ten bucks in clad and a silver ring. Weather was beautiful.  Didn't see anyone else detecting at OOB, saw Johnny5 scooping up all the gold from Hampton  Smile

   

   

Bob

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