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by muddy
Wed Sep 23, 2020 4:37 pm
Forum: LATEST NEWS
Topic: teacher trampled by cows
Replies: 2
Views: 216

Re: teacher trampled by cows

Tragic accident.
Cows can be protective if they have young calves.
Or they may have taken a dislike to the dogs.
Sad situation.
by muddy
Thu Sep 17, 2020 12:38 pm
Forum: LATEST NEWS
Topic: Rare King Stephen coin found by metal detectorist...
Replies: 2
Views: 228

Re: Rare King Stephen coin found by metal detectorist...

I don’t think King Stephen would be too pleased about his depiction.
Unusual rare coin. :g50:
by muddy
Fri Aug 28, 2020 1:36 pm
Forum: General Interest
Topic: LONG WALKS ON THE BEACH!
Replies: 0
Views: 155

LONG WALKS ON THE BEACH!

Anybody identify with this?
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by muddy
Mon Aug 03, 2020 8:11 pm
Forum: LATEST NEWS
Topic: bones in disturbed peat bogs are rotting away
Replies: 2
Views: 245

Re: bones in disturbed peat bogs are rotting away

Interesting, the archaeologist is saying that farming and disturbed sites are letting oxygen into the bogs, leading to loss of artefacts / bones by degrading in the soil over time. So, the usual thought by archaeologists to leave things in the ground to preserve things, does not work in this instanc...
by muddy
Mon Aug 03, 2020 1:30 pm
Forum: LATEST NEWS
Topic: The most incredible piece of Neolithic decoration
Replies: 2
Views: 257

Re: The most incredible piece of Neolithic decoration

The Ness of Brodgar is an incredible archaeological site, but how come it has taken 7 years for us to hear about this Neolithic decoration?
I wouldn’t want that bunting dropping on my head. :g42:
by muddy
Thu Jul 16, 2020 6:54 pm
Forum: LATEST NEWS
Topic: 300,000 yrs old Throwing Stick Found in Germany
Replies: 1
Views: 221

Re: 300,000 yrs old Throwing Stick Found in Germany

Interesting read. :g50:

I used to throw sticks for my dog, they never came back either :g62: :g42:
by muddy
Tue Jul 14, 2020 12:51 pm
Forum: LATEST NEWS
Topic: holy grail of shipwrecks found
Replies: 1
Views: 274

Re: holy grail of shipwrecks found

Wow!!
That’ll be a sight to see when they start bringing those artefacts up. :g58:
by muddy
Tue Jul 14, 2020 6:49 am
Forum: LATEST NEWS
Topic: Lumpy flint figurines
Replies: 1
Views: 260

Re: Lumpy flint figurines

Interesting, has any been found in this country? :g43:
by muddy
Sun Jul 12, 2020 7:50 pm
Forum: LATEST NEWS
Topic: lead seal from shropshire
Replies: 3
Views: 430

Re: lead seal from shropshire

And again, got some cracking photos in this one... :g50: "Treasures found by the British public – in pictures" https://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/gallery/2020/jul/10/treasures-found-by-the-british-public-in-pictures?CMP=fb_gu&utm_medium=Social&utm_source=Facebook#Echobox=1594373909 Your right ther...
by muddy
Sat Jun 20, 2020 10:13 pm
Forum: LATEST NEWS
Topic: Metal detectorist in historic Roman discovery
Replies: 2
Views: 381

Re: Metal detectorist in historic Roman discovery

Must have blown his ears off when he went over that. :shock:
by muddy
Thu Jun 18, 2020 6:33 pm
Forum: Book's & Publication's For Sale and Wanted
Topic: New book we have all been waiting for!
Replies: 8
Views: 1138

Re: New book we have all been waiting for!

Looks like you spilt your beer over that one. :g42:
A field full of ring pulls can drive you to drink. :hahaha:
by muddy
Sat Jun 13, 2020 11:07 am
Forum: LATEST NEWS
Topic: AMAZING SECRETS REVEALED INSIDE COLSTON’S STATUE
Replies: 2
Views: 375

Re: AMAZING SECRETS REVEALED INSIDE COLSTON’S STATUE

Does anyone remember Tit-Bits, not the 1895 version of course. :g42:
by muddy
Sat Jun 13, 2020 8:24 am
Forum: LATEST NEWS
Topic: Old Board Game Found in Iron-Age Burial Mound
Replies: 2
Views: 678

Re: Ancient Roman dice unearthed

Unlucky throw of the dice for that person. :g48:
by muddy
Fri Jun 12, 2020 8:17 am
Forum: LATEST NEWS
Topic: Metal detectorist wanted after holes dug in....
Replies: 1
Views: 336

Re: Metal detectorist wanted after holes dug in....

Another idiot trying to put a nail in the coffin of law abiding detectorists. :g44:
At least the spokesman for Historic England acknowledged that most of us were law abiding.
The problem is people remember the negative headline!
by muddy
Wed May 13, 2020 7:17 am
Forum: LATEST NEWS
Topic: Haul of Anglo-Saxon treasure including brooches...
Replies: 3
Views: 754

Re: Haul of Anglo-Saxon treasure including brooches...

Wow! A collection over 17 years. He must have been on a grave site given the large Saxon brooches. :g50:
Are you allowed to take someone’s skull home??!!
You are supposed to inform the Police of any human remains.
How did he get away with that? :g43:

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