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by kev woodward
Tue Apr 06, 2021 6:09 pm
Forum: LATEST NEWS
Topic: Researchers may have found unknown Celtic 'deity'
Replies: 1
Views: 123

Researchers may have found unknown Celtic 'deity'

Researchers uncovered the high copper alloy figurine while carrying out excavation duties on the National Trust's Wimpole Estate in Cambridgeshire. The 5cm tall statuette, experts claimed, could offer a new perspective into the lives of men in Roman-era Britain, and in particular the types of hairst...
by kev woodward
Sat Mar 20, 2021 12:04 pm
Forum: LATEST NEWS
Topic: Archaeology hunt for shipwreck holding treasure worth £1billion near Cornwall
Replies: 1
Views: 70

Re: Archaeology hunt for shipwreck holding treasure worth £1billion near Cornwall

We are always told that archaeologists aren't interested in money and bling! :g64: :g58: :g58: :g58:
by kev woodward
Wed Mar 10, 2021 4:29 pm
Forum: LATEST NEWS
Topic: Isle of Man Viking jewellery found by metal detectorist
Replies: 1
Views: 53

Re: Isle of Man Viking jewellery found by metal detectorist

That has to be the biggest brooch ever :shock:

Thanks for posting it up Lee :g50:
by kev woodward
Mon Mar 01, 2021 10:43 am
Forum: LATEST NEWS
Topic: Bronze Age spear found by a metal detectorist on a Jersey beach
Replies: 2
Views: 92

Bronze Age spear found by a metal detectorist on a Jersey beach

Bronze Age spear found by a metal detectorist on a Jersey beach Click Here
by kev woodward
Sat Feb 27, 2021 7:05 pm
Forum: LATEST NEWS
Topic: Archaeologists unearth Roman ceremonial carriage from villa in Pompeii
Replies: 0
Views: 49

Archaeologists unearth Roman ceremonial carriage from villa in Pompeii

Archaeologists unearth Roman ceremonial carriage from villa in Pompeii Click Here
by kev woodward
Sun Feb 21, 2021 11:21 am
Forum: LATEST NEWS
Topic: six gold romans find in norwich
Replies: 2
Views: 274

Re: six gold romans find in norwich

What a brilliant find, thanks for posting it up :g38:
by kev woodward
Fri Feb 19, 2021 5:35 pm
Forum: LATEST NEWS
Topic: Spanish police seize 'very rare' 2,000-year-old bronze Roman tablet
Replies: 0
Views: 92

Spanish police seize 'very rare' 2,000-year-old bronze Roman tablet

Spanish police seize 'very rare' 2,000-year-old bronze Roman tablet. Click Here
by kev woodward
Fri Feb 19, 2021 5:13 pm
Forum: LATEST NEWS
Topic: Mass grave of British troops who fought French revolutionaries found
Replies: 0
Views: 91

Mass grave of British troops who fought French revolutionaries found

Mass grave of British troops who fought French revolutionaries found. More than 80 skeletons found in a mass grave in the Dutch city of Vianen have been identified as British soldiers aged between 15 and 30 who died fighting French revolutionaries during the War of the First Coalition. https://www.m...
by kev woodward
Wed Feb 03, 2021 12:22 am
Forum: LATEST NEWS
Topic: The £2million centrepiece of Henry VIII’s lost crown found under tree after 400 years
Replies: 5
Views: 413

Re: The £2million centrepiece of Henry VIII’s lost crown found under tree after 400 years

lee greagsbey wrote: Tue Feb 02, 2021 9:30 pm Here's the PAS record for it, they say it's a pilgrims badge... :g43:

https://finds.org.uk/database/artefacts ... /id/904442

It also says it is for Henry VI not the VIII like the papers say! :g43:
by kev woodward
Sat Jan 09, 2021 5:02 pm
Forum: LATEST NEWS
Topic: tectorists were carring A class drugs on a hawk
Replies: 3
Views: 571

Re: tectorists were carring A class drugs on a hawk

ageezer wrote: Sat Jan 09, 2021 12:19 pmnothing surprises me ...theres lots of these guys in the lincoln area so i hear
Any details on that please ageezer as I am near Lincoln and I hate hawkers with a passion! :g44: :g44: :g44:
by kev woodward
Sat Jan 09, 2021 4:57 pm
Forum: LATEST NEWS
Topic: NCMD Lockdown update 6th January 2021
Replies: 2
Views: 502

Re: NCMD Lockdown update 6th January 2021

I really hope that sense prevails and the letter persuades the minister to take action, however, my cynical side doubts that anything will happen quickly, I hope I am wrong.
by kev woodward
Fri Jan 08, 2021 5:36 pm
Forum: LATEST NEWS
Topic: Sutton Hoo ship burial drama on Netflix
Replies: 2
Views: 454

Sutton Hoo ship burial drama on Netflix

Sutton Hoo ship burial drama on Netflix Click Here

Hopefully a good programme for those of you that have Netflix :g50:
by kev woodward
Thu Dec 17, 2020 5:53 am
Forum: LATEST NEWS
Topic: looter of many coins in trouble
Replies: 3
Views: 508

Re: looter of many coins in trouble

Did you read the story shown in a small side box in the article, it is a real hatchet job from the Guardian, it tars the hobby as all being in it for the money and we are apparently all nighthawks!! https://www.theguardian.com/culture/2020/jun/02/theres-a-romanticism-about-nighthawking-but-its-theft...
by kev woodward
Fri Nov 27, 2020 1:24 am
Forum: LATEST NEWS
Topic: Good Advice
Replies: 1
Views: 405

Re: Good Advice

But you can only use it in public spaces (with local government permission of course!) if you are in a tier 3 area, if tier 2 then your garden is fair game with all those old lost coins to find......wow this is a fantastic scheme from the Chancellor, it will solve the economic crisis within a month ...

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