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by topdog
Fri Mar 26, 2021 9:14 pm
Forum: LATEST NEWS
Topic: Ban on lead shotgun pellets
Replies: 10
Views: 234

Re: Ban on lead shotgun pellets

oh yes Bailkal ,,then was Seller +belliot another dirty one ..not so long ago I was given some zinc cased shells I believe they were issued for overseas use to the military in hot damp climates ,in my reloading gear I still have an unopened can of Poudre T A French powder for large bore fowling guns...
by topdog
Fri Mar 26, 2021 7:31 pm
Forum: LATEST NEWS
Topic: Ban on lead shotgun pellets
Replies: 10
Views: 234

Re: Ban on lead shotgun pellets

re paper cases ,,,managed to source a supply of paper 20 bore cases nice to reload but possibly only get 2 reloads from them whereas 4-5 from plastic before they get a bit tatty ,,,,an old farmer friend of mine died a couple of years ago his widow is renovating the old house and came across a box of...
by topdog
Thu Mar 25, 2021 6:00 pm
Forum: LATEST NEWS
Topic: Ban on lead shotgun pellets
Replies: 10
Views: 234

Re: Ban on lead shotgun pellets

yes we knew it was coming although i thought it was a 5year phase out of lead ...the lead shot over wetlands has been going for a number of years .. bit of a b---er as i still have 40+kilos of lead shot for reloading .although they have brought out STEEL shot "YUK"I am not sure I want to u...
by topdog
Fri Jul 24, 2020 12:21 pm
Forum: LATEST NEWS
Topic: Farmers Guardian Latest News
Replies: 9
Views: 2953

Re: Farmers Guardian Latest News

took a look at the standing barley the other day although its ready for the combine the ears are grossly under sized very very small grains compared to what normaly comes off the fields..the wheat by comparison is looking to give a bumper yield but a week or so off combine
by topdog
Fri Jun 19, 2020 6:30 am
Forum: Book's & Publication's For Sale and Wanted
Topic: New book we have all been waiting for!
Replies: 9
Views: 3227

Re: New book we have all been waiting for!

has it got my scattered hoard in it .
by topdog
Tue Jun 09, 2020 5:14 am
Forum: LATEST NEWS
Topic: forest fenns treasure has been found
Replies: 5
Views: 1077

Re: forest fenns treasure has been found

was there not something on the "net" last month about the authorities wanting to stop people searching for the "treasure" because of folk getting hurt in the hunts
by topdog
Sun May 10, 2020 7:00 am
Forum: LATEST NEWS
Topic: Museums get behind metal detectorists in their....
Replies: 3
Views: 1115

Re: Museums get behind metal detectorists in their....

a very well worded article
by topdog
Thu Feb 13, 2020 11:19 am
Forum: LATEST NEWS
Topic: dubbed the 'Holy Grail of metal detecting'
Replies: 7
Views: 2225

Re: dubbed the 'Holy Grail of metal detecting'

totaly agree with the previous statement ." and a LOT of folk know who that is
by topdog
Thu Dec 19, 2019 12:58 pm
Forum: LATEST NEWS
Topic: Lincolnshire Roman coin hoard 'is largest find in
Replies: 4
Views: 1560

Re: Lincolnshire Roman coin hoard 'is largest find in

any advance on 52503 lads come on more bid
by topdog
Wed Dec 18, 2019 7:40 pm
Forum: LATEST NEWS
Topic: Lincolnshire Roman coin hoard 'is largest find in
Replies: 4
Views: 1560

Re: Lincolnshire Roman coin hoard 'is largest find in

surely the seaton down hoard in excess of 22000 must rate as one of the largest
by topdog
Sun Nov 10, 2019 2:54 pm
Forum: LATEST NEWS
Topic: medieval gem hidden among rocks & stones
Replies: 5
Views: 2210

Re: medieval gem hidden among rocks & stones

soo much like the bead my lad found .his was id as tudor and silver gilt
by topdog
Thu Oct 10, 2019 8:10 pm
Forum: LATEST NEWS
Topic: Extinction Rebellion 'not sorry' after Wiltshire c
Replies: 7
Views: 1947

Re: Extinction Rebellion 'not sorry' after Wiltshire c

mind less eco-freaks ..doing their damndest to ruin the rich and diverse country we have
by topdog
Sat Jun 08, 2019 6:16 pm
Forum: LATEST NEWS
Topic: What is the least valuable British coin ever?
Replies: 5
Views: 2322

Re: What is the least valuable British coin ever?

issued for colonial use I believed
by topdog
Fri Jun 07, 2019 7:47 pm
Forum: LATEST NEWS
Topic: What is the least valuable British coin ever?
Replies: 5
Views: 2322

Re: What is the least valuable British coin ever?

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by topdog
Sun Apr 07, 2019 7:10 am
Forum: LATEST NEWS
Topic: Hoard at Detectival
Replies: 32
Views: 11124

Re: Hoard at Detectival

dare I say it ?? the Holly Willerby of detecting finds ..the stuff w=t dreams are made of .bet they are still pinching themselves to make sure they weren't dreaming

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