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by plodite
Fri Aug 19, 2016 12:03 am
Forum: BEGINNERS' SECTION
Topic: Worth an email but no joy.
Replies: 2
Views: 4171

Re: Worth an email but no joy.

I saw a post up here sometime back about a court case between a detectorist and his local council. Basically the guy searched "common" ground run by the council without permission and found a gold ring. The council took him to court for ownership of the ring but lost the case. The council then appea...
by plodite
Mon Nov 23, 2015 10:21 am
Forum: On-Going Research Projects
Topic: The Early Military Button project
Replies: 365
Views: 171660

Re: The Early Military Button project

Hi BY, found this button recently in kent. Says 'Loyal East India Vol' and wandered if it may be of interest to you?
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by plodite
Tue May 20, 2014 2:50 pm
Forum: LATEST NEWS
Topic: Shiiiiiiiiiiinnnnnnyyyyyyyyyyyyyyy!!!
Replies: 6
Views: 2997

Re: Shiiiiiiiiiiinnnnnnyyyyyyyyyyyyyyy!!!

:shock: What a find
by plodite
Thu Nov 07, 2013 8:35 pm
Forum: Need a Detecting Buddy
Topic: Buddy wanted kent area
Replies: 5
Views: 4341

Re: Buddy wanted kent area

Hi as omegamike said a club is the best way forward.Dartford has been mentioned there is also Swale Search and Recovery, Invicta Searchers, Medway History Finders and Mid Kent clubs within 40 mins drive of Chatham. As with most clubs it's dead mans shoes situation but contact them all and get your n...
by plodite
Fri Oct 18, 2013 1:30 pm
Forum: Need a Detecting Buddy
Topic: Newbie Medway area
Replies: 5
Views: 4191

Re: Newbie Medway area

Hi Neil and welcome. I'm in a club very local to you. Our membership is currently full and there i a waitig list to join but PM me and i will pass on the chairmans contact details so you can get your name down. Also i know of 2 other clubs in the area who i don't have any direct links with but may h...
by plodite
Thu Jan 17, 2013 4:15 pm
Forum: On-Going Research Projects
Topic: Livery buttons
Replies: 521
Views: 227953

Re: Livery buttons

My 4th and last one in my little collection, not as nice as the others but still like it all the same :g58:

Possibly Thomson family.
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by plodite
Mon Jan 14, 2013 7:28 pm
Forum: On-Going Research Projects
Topic: Livery buttons
Replies: 521
Views: 227953

Re: Livery buttons

Thanks for the info Kev and dioz :g50: Here is the 3rd of mine
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by plodite
Sun Jan 13, 2013 10:03 pm
Forum: On-Going Research Projects
Topic: Livery buttons
Replies: 521
Views: 227953

Re: Livery buttons

oops! sorry about the duplication.
by plodite
Sun Jan 13, 2013 10:02 pm
Forum: On-Going Research Projects
Topic: Livery buttons
Replies: 521
Views: 227953

Re: Livery buttons

and again: would love to know more about them.Thanks in advance :g50:

As DiOz says, this is for the Griffith family. Kev.
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by plodite
Sun Jan 13, 2013 10:00 pm
Forum: On-Going Research Projects
Topic: Livery buttons
Replies: 521
Views: 227953

Re: Livery buttons

another This button is for the Capel family, who as the Capel-Coningsby family became Earl of Essex, Viscount Malden and Baron Capel. I have a couple of examples of the full coat of arms buttons on my site. Kev. http://2.bp.blogspot.com/-ZGgh9r5OfoI/UCO-Zw7tltI/AAAAAAAABaY/vsxePeJ5EZY/s1600/Capel-Co...
by plodite
Sun Jan 13, 2013 9:55 pm
Forum: On-Going Research Projects
Topic: Livery buttons
Replies: 521
Views: 227953

Re: Livery buttons

One of mine
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by plodite
Thu Aug 16, 2012 1:26 pm
Forum: On-Going Research Projects
Topic: The Early Military Button project
Replies: 365
Views: 171660

Re: The Early Military Button project

Think that covers them all and thanks for posting them and well done on a couple of terrific finds !

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Absolutely fascinating information.Thank you very much :g50:
by plodite
Wed Aug 15, 2012 11:16 am
Forum: On-Going Research Projects
Topic: The Early Military Button project
Replies: 365
Views: 171660

Re: The Early Military Button project

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by plodite
Wed Aug 15, 2012 11:14 am
Forum: On-Going Research Projects
Topic: The Early Military Button project
Replies: 365
Views: 171660

Re: The Early Military Button project

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by plodite
Wed Aug 15, 2012 11:09 am
Forum: On-Going Research Projects
Topic: The Early Military Button project
Replies: 365
Views: 171660

Re: The Early Military Button project

Hi BY,here is my little collection.Not even sure they are all military but am sure you will let me know.
Hope you don't mind i added the 2 non button bits at the end.
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