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from Mail Online

The find of a lifetime: Treasure hunter digs up 200-piece haul of Viking jewellery and coins

1,000 year old Viking jewellery hoard found in Cumbria UK by a Mr Webster, find included jewellery and coins, get your metal detectors out!!


Anglo-Saxon/Viking era ring, found near York. Beautiful.


The Staffordshire Hoard: from the Portable Antiquities Fickr Page - © Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery, used under a Creative Commons Attribution Licence. In the Summer of 2009 a man with a metal detector found a large collection of Anglo Saxon objects in a field near Lichfield, Staffordshire, UK. There were 1,500 objects most were gold some silver and many inlaid with gemstones.


Viking hoard provides new clues to 'previously unknown ruler'

A hoard of 1,000-year-old artefacts including more than 200 coins, ingots & pieces of silver jewellery, found buried in north Lancashire. The British Museum are examining the hoard after it was discovered in a lead pot by a metal detector enthusiast. The hoard buried at a time when the Anglo-Saxons were attempting to take control of the north of England from the Vikings. Contains Anglo-Saxon, Anglo-Viking, German & Islamic coins. 201 silver objects, 27 coins, buried 900AD.

from Mail Online

Metal detectorist finds Britain's biggest ever haul of Viking treasure

Metal detector enthusiast Derek McLennan has helped to uncover a hoard of medieval and Viking treasures including this golden pin, which has lain buried for centuries in a Scottish churchyard

from The Independent

A 1,000-year-old Viking treasure hoard has been discovered in Scotland

Viking treasure hoard 1,000 years old discovered in Scotland Objects found in Galloway field include a silver brooch from Ireland and silk from around modern-day Istanbul.

from Mail Online

Pair of metal detector friends discover three quarters of a TON of Iron Age coins worth £10m buried in a field in Jersey after searching for 30 years

Pair of metal detector friends discover thousands of silver and gold Iron Age coins from 50BC worth £ 10 million buried in a field in Jersey after searching for 30 years. The treasure is thought to have been buried by a Celtic tribe called the Coriosolitae, in the hope it could be dug up once the Romans had left. Though Pinterest says the link is inappropriate, it's the Daily Mail and this isn't an article about cancer, royalty or the goverment.


Using metal detectors to find numbers in the sand and peg them in order on the washing line. (Laminate the numbers with tin foil on the back to make the metal detector beep!) EYFS


Historic Coins – Old Coins | The Royal Mint

from BBC News

Viking treasure haul unearthed in Scotland

Viking treasure haul unearthed in Scotland - Among the objects within the hoard is an early Christian cross thought to date from the 9th or 10th century