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« on: August 21, 2009, 09:56:51 am »
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Hello again. Got in a few hunts this week after work and a beach hunt last weekend.
The beach was really are first attempt at this location and had varied results. We found lots of trash, hair pins, bottlecaps, etc, but managed to find some coins as well. I managed to find a small 925 silver pendant with I think an amethyest in the middle. The wife wants it so it must be good!
The beach eventually started filling up,the bikinis were getting in the way, Wink so we moved on to a few small parks and called it a day.
Hope you all had a great week and looking forward to getting out this weekend and try an old schoolhouse nearby. It's probably been hit before, but got some tips from a book I just read,"Coin Hunting...In Depth" by Dick Stout. Going to mess around with my depth and threshold settings and use my new 12" coil.

Wish me luck and thanks for looking! Smiley

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the treasure jug is still growing! Cheesy


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« Reply #1 on: August 21, 2009, 11:27:04 am »
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I can see your realy geting into this addictive hobby,did you ever try the grass area,looks interesting the old trees ect,from the pics i can see silver merc dimes,and maybe some silver quarters,go on give it a good bashing,,,and lets see what you find.......HH mikek

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« Reply #2 on: August 21, 2009, 12:31:32 pm »
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Hi Mike. We have to go back, I'm sure we missed alot. We were there for about 2 hours before it began filling up. My son was shown near the boat launch area.
What is interesting as a side note. What led me to this area was some info on an old "See me Bathe" area, a popular summertime hot-spot from the 30-40's, located somewhere near this beach area we were at. The area, in Shoreview,MN, was a popular area for the gangsters vacationing from Chicago, IL. More research will help me, but that's how I came upon this small beach and picnic area

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« Reply #3 on: August 21, 2009, 12:40:01 pm »
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i suggest you check under the bikini area again,theres bound to be a treasure

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« Reply #4 on: August 21, 2009, 05:30:00 pm »
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nice one rich,your on the right track,now go get the goodies,there waiting there for you,hit the grass bit, and dig every thing, iron is always interisting on a new site it gives you alot of clues to how old the place is,knives forks old tools axe heads ect,it gives you a feel on the site your searching,,,do it and I promice you will get results...HH and the best of luck there..mikek

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« Reply #5 on: August 21, 2009, 06:21:04 pm »
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That is a very nice pendant.  Of course, there is always the trash to accompany you and give you a good 'ol challenge.  Good luck next time!! Smiley Wink

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« Reply #6 on: August 21, 2009, 07:39:35 pm »
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You found the perverbial treasure chest. Plus all the targets to go with it. Great job and thaks for sharing. Wink

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« Reply #7 on: August 21, 2009, 09:19:29 pm »
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Quote:Posted by SVBerry
You found the perverbial treasure chest.


You're talking about that bikini girl picture. Right?  Cheesy

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