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by Old Git John
Sat Oct 26, 2019 4:34 am
Forum: LATEST NEWS
Topic: woman & child discovered under the Tower of London
Replies: 2
Views: 1061

Re: woman & child discovered under the Tower of London

How strange, and interesting. Thank you Lee.
by Old Git John
Wed Oct 23, 2019 8:29 am
Forum: LATEST NEWS
Topic: Face of a Medieval man found in reconstructed
Replies: 2
Views: 914

Re: Face of a Medieval man found in reconstructed

lee greagsbey wrote:"Face of a Medieval man found in Aberdeen reconstructed"

A read from Scotland... :g50:

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland- ... d-50138379

Seriously, this reminded me of a guy I met on a course almost 60 years ago.
by Old Git John
Mon Oct 21, 2019 10:36 am
Forum: LATEST NEWS
Topic: Meteorite Contains Stardust Predates Solar System
Replies: 4
Views: 1418

Re: Meteorite Contains Stardust Predates Solar System

Old Git John wrote:Wow, what a beauty. Remember the age I mentioned Lee ?
by Old Git John
Mon Oct 21, 2019 10:35 am
Forum: LATEST NEWS
Topic: Meteorite Contains Stardust Predates Solar System
Replies: 4
Views: 1418

Re: Meteorite Contains Stardust Predates Solar System

Thanks Lee, sorry mate.
by Old Git John
Mon Oct 21, 2019 6:19 am
Forum: LATEST NEWS
Topic: Human remains and ‘lavish’ jewels unearthed
Replies: 3
Views: 1308

Re: Human remains and ‘lavish’ jewels unearthed

Very interesting Lee, thank you again.
by Old Git John
Tue Oct 15, 2019 3:35 am
Forum: LATEST NEWS
Topic: Gilded Scythian sword found on Mount Mamai
Replies: 1
Views: 802

Re: Gilded Scythian sword found on Mount Mamai

That would have bee magnificent whilst whole. Thank you Lee.
by Old Git John
Fri Oct 11, 2019 10:38 am
Forum: LATEST NEWS
Topic: Gold Nugget Turns Out To be a Meteorite
Replies: 3
Views: 1142

Re: Gold Nugget Turns Out To be a Meteorite

Wow, what a great discovery, it would blow your head of using a detector. Out of interest, at the estimated age it could even be older than our galaxy, depending on how long it was travelling. Its amazing when you think about it like that OGJ... :g43: :g58: :shock: Yes, I had one, which has been po...
by Old Git John
Thu Oct 10, 2019 5:44 pm
Forum: LATEST NEWS
Topic: Gold Nugget Turns Out To be a Meteorite
Replies: 3
Views: 1142

Re: Gold Nugget Turns Out To be a Meteorite

Wow, what a great discovery, it would blow your head of using a detector. Out of interest, at the estimated age it could even be older than our galaxy, depending on how long it was travelling.
by Old Git John
Wed Oct 02, 2019 9:41 am
Forum: LATEST NEWS
Topic: Ancient sports fan found in Bulgaria
Replies: 3
Views: 1108

Re: Ancient sports fan found in Bulgaria

You just never know.
by Old Git John
Mon Sep 30, 2019 5:24 am
Forum: LATEST NEWS
Topic: prehistoric monument discovery in Devon
Replies: 2
Views: 919

Re: prehistoric monument discovery in Devon

I always knew that Devon had more to offer than Union St. :hahaha: :bus:
by Old Git John
Wed Sep 25, 2019 7:23 am
Forum: LATEST NEWS
Topic: Metal detectorist unearths a stash of Saxon coins
Replies: 6
Views: 1672

Re: Metal detectorist unearths a stash of Saxon coins

Fabulous haul, well done that man.
by Old Git John
Mon Sep 23, 2019 10:14 am
Forum: LATEST NEWS
Topic: Treasures along Thames in London
Replies: 2
Views: 1043

Re: Treasures along Thames in London

There is a tributary of the river Fal, which goes as far as Penryn, and I often feel it would
be worth a go, using a magnet.
by Old Git John
Sat Sep 21, 2019 10:49 am
Forum: LATEST NEWS
Topic: Face of Neolithic woman, 40, recreated
Replies: 3
Views: 1286

Re: Face of Neolithic woman, 40, recreated

WOW, what a beauty she was, I didn't realise that Max Factor was that old though.

It is truly amazing what can be done these days, Thank you Lee.
by Old Git John
Tue Sep 17, 2019 4:30 pm
Forum: Need a Detecting Buddy
Topic: Newbie NW area
Replies: 11
Views: 7769

Re: Newbie NW area

I was running a Garrett ACE400i, which was a good, easy to use, lightweight machine. I am currently without a detector, but hope to have a new one quite soon.
by Old Git John
Tue Sep 17, 2019 5:25 am
Forum: LATEST NEWS
Topic: Denisovan fingers looked more like modern fingers
Replies: 2
Views: 980

Re: Denisovan fingers looked more like modern fingers

"Fossil find suggests Denisovan fingers looked more like modern human fingers than Neanderthal fingers"[*] Another read for you... :g50: https://m.phys.org/news/2019-09-fossil-denisovan-fingers-modern-human.html Very interesting Lee, one bit explained a lot about me, ;- while Neanderthals remained ...

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