Amateur historians using metal detectors unearthed human bones…

By Nick Squires,Rome, The Telegraph, 24th Jul 2011 “A group of Italian enthusiasts, from an association that searches for the remains of Second World War aircraft, decided to scour the site, near the town of Copparo, close to Ferrara.” Click below to read the full article: http://tgr.ph/pVWok9   Hobby Metal Detectors:          …

Metal-detector rookie set for £460,000

The Independent, Published Friday 15th October 2010 The Independent reported how a fledgling detectorist found artefacts of probable worth of up to £460,000. The find consists of two ribbon torcs – a local style of jewellery made from a twisted ribbon of gold – half an ornate torc of southern French origin, and a unique…