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Diggin' In Virginia

Diggin' In Virginia (DIV) is an invitational hunt dedicated to the ideals of friendship, fun and the proper recovery/identification of historical artifacts 

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Sticky What a great hunt DIV XXVIII turned out to begood job (65 Posts)

John K. in Va.1,36510/31/2014 06:46AM

Sticky Finds list reporting procedure (5 Posts)

Rose K. in Va.1,09210/26/2014 05:14AM

Sticky This is very interesting.........good job (34 Posts)

John K. in Va.3,26203/28/2014 09:52AM

DIV Whatzit Attachments

Marc in Va38711/05/2014 07:00PM

Here's a pair of Brass Dividers of a similar design. Attachments

John Wagner811/21/2014 08:39PM

Re: DIV Whatzit

Arvonian2111/16/2014 08:05AM

Great ID guys. Thanks! I can picture officers gathered around a map and using these dividers to guage distances while planning their next move. (n/t)

Marc in Va6511/06/2014 07:25PM

Here's a divider of similar construction but different design... Attachments

Erik Wagner9311/06/2014 12:59PM

I believe this is not actually a divider, I think it was used for drawing arcs with ink. (n/t)

Bobby Horton311/21/2014 08:38AM

You're absolutely right, Bobby. This was the only good picture I could find with a hinge design that closely matched Marc's divider.

Erik Wagner611/21/2014 03:06PM

Wow, that was one heck of a great ID!!good job (n/t)

Diggin History7811/06/2014 08:16PM

Wow...that one's got me stumped. What was held in the...

cumberlandgray6711/05/2014 09:19PM

Marc, I think they're brass dividers that had steel tips that rusted away. (n/t)

John Wagner6711/05/2014 08:58PM

ok, i'll bite. Brass dividers for WHAT??? shrug (n/t)

Streak!6311/06/2014 12:47PM

They're most often used for measuring distances on a map (n/t)

Erik Wagner6411/06/2014 01:12PM

Re: Marc, I think they're brass dividers that had steel tips that rusted away.

fever877611/05/2014 09:29PM

My first thought was dividers too do they have the initials R E L ? (n/t)

Jim F. (In.)5711/06/2014 07:30PM

Take a look at my DIV 28 video....

Bootyhunter36411/15/2014 09:01AM

Thanks for sharing your DIV experience, enjoyed it. (n/t)

JDug211/21/2014 02:24PM

Cool video. (n/t)

Thunderchild2511/17/2014 08:19PM

Good work on the video, Liked seeing all the finds at the end. (n/t)

metalev2511/17/2014 02:27PM

Enjoyed the Video.....Congrats on the finds! (n/t)

relichntr1911/17/2014 10:41AM

Thanks guys, Barry thanks a ton for your help, thanks to you I finally learned what a bullet sounds like, Ringfindef I did

Bootyhunter2511/16/2014 11:44AM

Nice video, did you happen to take a picture of your finds? Here is

ringfinder3111/16/2014 09:56AM

Great job on the vid, looks like you.......

spear852711/16/2014 08:42AM

Need some info with the Minelab 18" coil

nc digger14711/19/2014 06:35PM

I use 1 quite regularly and it finds targets the stock and 15" won't.

JDug1011/21/2014 01:27PM

Thank you everyone! (n/t)

nc digger411/21/2014 06:17AM

I watched Tony Hochstetler…...

mahone3311/20/2014 11:29AM

Re: Need some info with the Minelab 18" coil

nc digger2511/19/2014 10:01PM

For what you are doing, it will work well. smiling smiley (n/t)

Fort Bedford (Mach 1 Pilot)1511/19/2014 10:27PM

Yes, there is a definite depth increase..... but there's a definite weight increase as well.

Fort Bedford (Mach 1 Pilot)2011/19/2014 08:18PM

How about some GOOD news for a change!!! clap

Streak!48911/15/2014 12:54PM

Awesome , thanks for sharing that. (n/t)

JDug311/21/2014 12:49PM

Good job, Streak! (n/t)

Donnie B1311/19/2014 08:18PM

Glad to hear Fred has bounced back a little, sometime a little help from your friends is all it takes, good job!!!! (n/t)

mmurray5902611/18/2014 12:51PM

good jobgood job (n/t)

Fort Bedford (Mach 1 Pilot)1411/18/2014 12:30PM

clap (n/t)

Roger Duron1211/18/2014 08:33AM

Good To Hear That! (n/t)

Doug (On the Chesapeake)2311/17/2014 04:43PM

My dad always said that you have to have a reason to get up every morning.....

PaChristy2811/17/2014 03:50PM

That is great to hear Streak! (n/t)

North Georgia Relics1511/16/2014 10:57PM

Nice to hear this news! (n/t)

ValleyDigger2611/16/2014 10:00PM

Like I said Streak I admire you for taking time with Fred. I would have done the same for Kenny (n/t)

Dennis Andrick4011/16/2014 11:40AM

You are correct Streak!!!

Rose K. in Va.6111/15/2014 03:28PM

Powerful and touching posts. (n/t)

Thunderchild2411/17/2014 08:17PM

You guys both put a smiling tear in my eye! (n/t)

It's RG3011/15/2014 11:13PM

That is awesome!!! (n/t)

MercMan2811/15/2014 07:00PM

that was beautiful Miss Rose.

Streak!4811/15/2014 03:48PM

awesome (n/t)

va digger 661911/15/2014 03:20PM

Well done!!!good job (n/t)

Hardcore3311/15/2014 02:15PM

how is the weather out there Joel? Cold as snot here but not as bad as you I bet!! (n/t)

Streak!3311/15/2014 07:21PM

Re: how is the weather out there Joel? Cold as snot here but not as bad as you I bet!!

Hardcore1911/16/2014 01:11PM

Today is the anniversary of my son's death...

treasurehound33211/14/2014 04:45PM

Re: Today is the anniversary of my son's death...

chris taylor1511/20/2014 06:57PM

I'm in Law Enforcement myself

kminnick9183611/19/2014 06:50PM

Re: Today is the anniversary of my son's death...

CajunCoinHunter2811/19/2014 05:49PM

it takes a real man to be able to share such deep, heartfelt emotion. God bless you Randy. (n/t)

Rocky Face Dan2011/18/2014 08:52PM

Re: it takes a real man to be able to share such deep, heartfelt emotion. God bless you Randy.

treasurehound3511/18/2014 11:06PM

Just remember one thing Randy

Rose K. in Va.4411/19/2014 05:55AM

Randy, my prayers are with you.

cumberlandgray3411/15/2014 11:19PM

Randy i am sorry for your loss. (n/t)

medicman5073611/15/2014 08:14PM

So very sorry for your loss (n/t)

va digger 665211/15/2014 03:23PM

So very sorry for your loss (n/t)

Bootyhunter3511/15/2014 08:59AM

May your Son and God be with you (n/t)

xlting3511/15/2014 08:12AM

I am so sorry. I remember like it was yesterday the night in 1987

Leebo in SC4311/15/2014 08:01AM

Randy enjoy your day...your Son Will be with you... (n/t)

dand3911/15/2014 06:32AM

I am sorry for the loss you and your family has had to endure.

fever876411/14/2014 07:25PM

He IS with you. I lost my father five years ago next month............

Donnie B6811/14/2014 07:05PM

Re: Today is the anniversary of my son's death...

oldpicker5011/14/2014 06:19PM

Found an odd and unusual place on Tuesday... Attachments

RM43211/13/2014 02:52PM

Re: Found an odd and unusual place on Tuesday...

chris taylor1111/20/2014 06:29PM

Pretty cool! (n/t)

canyoudigit?1311/20/2014 08:32AM

Interesting...thumbs down (n/t)

JOE inMD8111/13/2014 06:42PM

My DIV Finds Attachments

Brdhunt47411/11/2014 10:08AM

Nice, looks like you got almost a whole knapsack too. (n/t)

ericchampigny2811/20/2014 06:35AM

Nice assortment of recoveries Brad, I got a couple of sling adjusters a couple of hunts back, but

ringfinder1811/19/2014 05:46PM

Re: My DIV Finds

samgony1611/17/2014 10:44PM

Great Carbine Sling Buckle, Brad! It was good to see you guys again! (n/t)

John Wagner5011/13/2014 11:14PM

Great finds! Love the carbine sling buckle (n/t)

It's RG9911/11/2014 09:34PM

Nice finds Brad! (n/t)

nc digger7811/11/2014 07:58PM

Nice finds Brad...

JOE inMD8911/11/2014 07:52PM

Good finds. Like the way you display the button still in the clod. (n/t)

ConfCav7711/11/2014 06:25PM

nice finds (n/t)

time preserver9111/11/2014 04:05PM

Nice job Brad...Congrats on the sling buckle!

Erik Wagner10011/11/2014 01:58PM

I sure am!

Brdhunt8211/11/2014 03:38PM

Congrats on the sling buckle, nice find (n/t)

metalev9811/11/2014 12:48PM

Got lucky on DIV XXVIII day 3 - DIV XXVIII finds Attachments

mmurray5901,01310/27/2014 12:36PM

Man, what a pit! Well done Mike. good job (n/t)

Roger Duron1411/18/2014 08:31AM

Congrats on a great DIV, Mike! Love those ginger beers and bottles! good job (n/t)

Doug Stokes1111/17/2014 10:54PM

Mike, from the fist time I met you, you have found some Awesome finds

ringfinder1911/16/2014 10:36AM

Re: Got lucky on DIV XXVIII day 3 - DIV XXVIII finds

Arvonian2211/16/2014 08:15AM

Congrats that is a great recovery. (n/t)

jrobertson4811/05/2014 08:26PM

Re: Got lucky on DIV XXVIII day 3 - DIV XXVIII finds

Drakej4611/05/2014 08:19PM

Wow Mike, you nailed it. Great job. (n/t)

EdTravis4311/05/2014 07:45PM

Congrats Mike on another day 3 bottle pit......

Marc in Va4611/05/2014 07:42PM

Nice digs! clap (n/t)

ScottTX5011/03/2014 08:59PM

congrats Mike another great hunt, you always seem to find the right spot (n/t)

verg6011/01/2014 06:51PM

beer Cheers man, that is quite an amazing haul!!! (n/t)

WanderingRon6510/30/2014 09:13PM

Great job Mike ! Congrats (n/t)

Shiloh Digger6910/29/2014 12:05AM

Great bottles, love the pics (n/t)

Caretaker7210/28/2014 08:03PM

Added some in-field pictures Jeff sent me, thanks Jeff (n/t) Attachments

mmurray5909310/28/2014 06:36PM

Beautiful glass Mike, way to go! (n/t)

dawgmanvt6810/28/2014 02:46PM

Super post Mike...and I have heard other stories from this dig where ....

ValleyDigger9710/28/2014 11:10AM

Awesome digs Mike {Bottleneck) ya done good. (n/t)

Bruce/Pa7610/28/2014 07:26AM

Great bottles! I think you have full command of the Golden Horseshoe!!!beer (n/t)

kevin baptiste8110/28/2014 07:01AM

Congrats Mike...looks like you had a great hunt!!! Sorry I missed it. (n/t)

Fred in NC6910/27/2014 10:36PM

Mike, awesome glass, great job! (n/t)

Guy8210/27/2014 09:58PM

Re: Got lucky on DIV XXVIII day 3 - DIV XXVIII finds

VASunshine339010/27/2014 09:46PM

One heck of hole ya got in Mike!! Sweet Giessen's !! (n/t)

Va Dave7710/27/2014 08:42PM

Amazing Mike!!! Love it!! (n/t)

cumberlandgray7710/27/2014 08:30PM

Very nicely done! (n/t)

Ron Stump, Southern Maryland7410/27/2014 08:23PM

Congrats again Mike. Highlight of DIV for me was watching you dig those bottles. (n/t)

ronr7510/27/2014 07:33PM

Way to go Mike!!! Nicely done (n/t)

dig14me7110/27/2014 07:11PM

Congratulations Mike I enjoyed seeing you again. (n/t)

Mark in Maryland8010/27/2014 06:59PM

Well done on all that glass (n/t)

ConfCav7910/27/2014 06:18PM

WTG Mike it was a pleasure to help i always enjoy a bottle full pit .Thats 3 productive pits on the last day of the last 3 divs , Mark Nickname Bottleneck Mike might stick lol.

jeff8810/27/2014 06:04PM

Way to go sniffing those out! That's quite the haul of glass!

Fort Bedford (Mach 1 Pilot)6910/27/2014 05:13PM

Way to sniff those bottles out Mike! (n/t)

Dale(Va)8410/27/2014 04:23PM

Awesome bottles! What a great find! (n/t)

Digger3436610/27/2014 04:02PM

Awesome bottles! What a great find! (n/t)

Digger3436710/27/2014 04:00PM

Awesome pit! (n/t)

ericchampigny7810/27/2014 03:50PM

Re: Got lucky on DIV XXVIII day 3 - DIV XXVIII finds

D1gman7510/27/2014 03:43PM

Congrats on the glass and gingers Mike, what a hole! (n/t)

metalev7510/27/2014 03:05PM

Great job Mike-those ginger beers sure cleaned up great!!! (n/t)

Hardcore7310/27/2014 02:34PM

good job (n/t)

Mississippi8210/27/2014 02:33PM

Great finds. (n/t)

John in Wilmington6810/27/2014 01:48PM

Awesome dig...

Erle From Va.7810/27/2014 01:40PM

Way to go, Mike. I knew you come through with something good! (n/t)

cedarcreek7910/27/2014 01:22PM

Re: Got lucky on DIV XXVIII day 3 - DIV XXVIII finds

Macon7010/27/2014 12:48PM

Re: Got lucky on DIV XXVIII day 3 - DIV XXVIII finds - the bottles after their first cleaning (n/t) Attachments

mmurray59010710/27/2014 12:39PM

If you can't get them across three full days, why not settle the score in just one hole? You are a bottle miser Mike. Congratulations for sniffing out that deep target and your reward was awesome! (n/t)

Dave9010/27/2014 09:00PM

My finds from DIV XXVIII, got a first and what a great time! Attachments

dawgmanvt68910/28/2014 12:31PM

Great diggin', Lee! Persistance pays off again! Congrats on a nice CS plate (n/t)

Doug Stokes1911/17/2014 11:15PM

Great diggin', Lee! Persistance pays off again! Congrats on a nice CS plate (n/t)

Doug Stokes1711/17/2014 10:58PM

Re: My finds from DIV XXVIII, got a first and what a great time!

Arvonian1811/16/2014 08:44AM

Great story Lee and awesome finds! Sometimes you just need to follow your gut! Congrats! thumbs down (n/t)

WanderingRon2810/30/2014 09:04PM

That's A Great Find! Congrats On An Awesome DIV!!! (n/t)

David Croft4010/30/2014 01:51PM

Great CS save !! (n/t)

Va Dave3810/30/2014 01:22PM

A HUGE congrats on your most awesome find, Lee!!! cowboy We sure did have a great three days of DIV! (n/t)

It's RG4010/29/2014 11:17PM

Our DIV family, some nice home brew, laughter, and some quality relics made it a perfect dig! (n/t)

It's RG4310/29/2014 11:15PM

Very Nice!!!!! (n/t)

VaMark3410/29/2014 10:26PM

Congratulations on your outstanding find Lee and thanks for showing it to me. (n/t)

Brian Aleksandrowicz4510/29/2014 02:34PM

Lee, that is a story that you will tell for years to come, Congratulations of a Fantastic Recovery! (n/t)

ringfinder4210/29/2014 11:26AM

Great find Lee. (n/t)

Dale(Va)4310/29/2014 10:12AM

Very nice! (n/t)

Velke3710/29/2014 09:57AM

WTG Lee. Super find my friend. Good to see you again ???? (n/t)

Bruce/Pa4710/29/2014 09:29AM

Great Find! (n/t)

archer6614310/29/2014 08:57AM

Congrats on the CS, Killer Find!! (n/t)

kydiggin4010/29/2014 08:46AM

Now that is NICE Lee, congratulations!!!!! (n/t)

mmurray5904010/29/2014 08:02AM

Nice CS!!beer (n/t)

kevin baptiste4210/29/2014 07:22AM

Great story, even better CS findclap (n/t)

medicman5074610/28/2014 08:57PM

Lee congrat, sorry I didn't walk over with you so I could share your joy at the moment you dug it, wow what a great hunt (n/t)

verg4710/28/2014 08:49PM

Awesome saves (n/t)

arthur.richards4610/28/2014 08:38PM

Congrats on the finds...love the CS tongue (n/t)

Jeff Barley3710/28/2014 08:15PM

Well done Lee and congrats; a find like that is awesome (n/t)

ConfCav3810/28/2014 07:26PM

Fantastic find! Congrats! (n/t)

fever873910/28/2014 06:17PM

fantastic find Lee. thanks for letting me coon finger it! Was great seeing all you guys again this weekend. thumbs down (n/t)

Streak!5010/28/2014 06:06PM

Re: My finds from DIV XXVIII, got a first and what a great time!

mtwolf22705110/28/2014 04:32PM

Nice Finds Congrats (n/t)

time preserver3810/28/2014 04:29PM

Awesome tongue. (n/t)

ericchampigny3010/28/2014 04:07PM

Congrats on the CS Tongue! Tough one to beat (n/t)

metalev4910/28/2014 03:33PM

Awesome find Lee..!!! It was seeing you again...Congrats (n/t)

dand4110/28/2014 03:08PM

Great find! Great story! Congrats! (n/t)

ValleyDigger4010/28/2014 02:47PM

Wow! Congratulations! I loved your story! (n/t)

cumberlandgray4510/28/2014 01:29PM

Congrats! Great find. (n/t)

jdhinton3910/28/2014 01:26PM

div finds and a first for me Attachments

verg57911/01/2014 07:05PM

WTG, Glen. That is one sweet find! clap (n/t)

Doug Stokes2411/17/2014 10:40PM

Nice recovery. (n/t)

Thunderchild2611/17/2014 08:21PM

congrats on a really nice find (n/t)

yogipa2411/16/2014 11:39AM

Glen, what a Beautiful site to look down and see something that a soldier made and

ringfinder3011/16/2014 10:20AM

Re: div finds and a first for me

Arvonian3111/16/2014 08:28AM

Nice dig Glen...congrats my man. (n/t)

Dale(Va)5211/05/2014 08:16PM

super find! clap (n/t)

ScottTX5611/03/2014 08:23PM

Now thats some good stuff there Glen, Congrats! (n/t)

Brian Aleksandrowicz5611/03/2014 02:57PM

Congratulations Glen!! Was great seeing you again buddy! (n/t)

cumberlandgray5711/02/2014 09:05PM

That's a terrific 6th Corps badge Glen! I wish I could have been there to see you dig it. That's a great find and it couldn't have happened to a better friend!

dawgmanvt5911/02/2014 07:28PM

That's the stuff Glen; nice recovery (n/t)

ConfCav5711/02/2014 06:59PM

outstanding Corps badge brother! they dont get much nicer. GREAT hanging with yall for a few hours last weekend. (n/t)

Streak!4411/02/2014 02:28PM

Congrats on a nice badge Glen. Awesome find (n/t)

metalev5011/02/2014 01:00PM

Congrats on the Corps badge !! (n/t)

Va Dave5311/02/2014 09:43AM


EdTravis6211/02/2014 08:55AM

WTG on the corp badge Glenn, it was great to see you again!l (n/t)

mmurray5906911/02/2014 08:35AM

Way to go Glen..sorry I missed all the fun. Congrats. (n/t)

Confedreb6711/02/2014 05:33AM

Nice corps badge! (n/t)

ericchampigny6711/01/2014 11:35PM

Here's the man! Attachments

It's RG9211/01/2014 11:30PM

dang he's scary looking up close! Good thing he was holding the badge to balance it out. nana (n/t)

Streak!5011/02/2014 02:29PM

Awesome, Great Corps Badge! (n/t)

ringfinder6911/01/2014 11:28PM

REAL nice, congrats (n/t)

time preserver6511/01/2014 10:01PM

Congrats! That is nicegood job (n/t)

medicman5077011/01/2014 09:06PM

Sweet! (n/t)

JDug7111/01/2014 07:42PM

Congrats on the corp badge Glen! Lavonna enjoyed the gift, really nice as always! (n/t)

kydiggin5211/01/2014 07:27PM

Had an incredible time all the way around, found my first buckle (n/t) Attachments

Brad Upp79610/29/2014 09:15PM

Brad, You just plain had an awesome DIV...Congrats on the matching tongue and wreath and the the barrel tap, fuse and CS bullets are certainly no slouches, either! good job (n/t)

Doug Stokes1011/17/2014 10:36PM

Awesome finds! (n/t)

Thunderchild1211/17/2014 08:13PM

Nice, find more (n/t)

nwatnVA811/17/2014 04:53PM

Congratulations Brad on finding this Incredible Belt Buckle and to find it

ringfinder1911/16/2014 10:40AM

Re: Had an incredible time all the way around, found my first buckle

Arvonian1611/16/2014 08:10AM

Congrats Brad !!!! (n/t)

Steve Clements3811/06/2014 01:26PM

Congrats on a once in a lifetime find (n/t)

james105724911/03/2014 09:01PM

Hell of a first buckle, love the ringtails, awesome! clap (n/t)

ScottTX5711/03/2014 08:58PM

Awesome find! (n/t)

Diggin History5811/01/2014 06:55PM

outstanding Brad Congrats on a great hunt (n/t)

verg6111/01/2014 06:16PM

Not to shabby on your first plate, Congrats! (n/t)

Brian Aleksandrowicz6511/01/2014 02:04PM

Re: Had an incredible time all the way around, found my first buckle

biggdaddy6611/01/2014 11:54AM

That's one heck of a buckle to find for your first! Congrats! (n/t)

Mangum5710/31/2014 08:24PM

very nice

nathan6210/31/2014 08:11PM


ValleyDigger7310/31/2014 07:04AM

clapQuite the amazing first buckle!!! (n/t)

WanderingRon7810/30/2014 09:05PM

Great find Brad beer (n/t)

Mike in Bama6910/30/2014 08:52PM

Awesome!thumbs down (n/t)

Doug (On the Chesapeake)7010/30/2014 07:55PM

wow!!! both pieces to boot!! thats a rare find indeed!! awesome!!! (n/t)

cnutridgerunner5710/30/2014 07:53PM

Well done on an awesome find; usually don't find both pieces. Congrats! (n/t)

ConfCav6910/30/2014 06:52PM

Wonderful!!! That's a find of a lifetime! (n/t)

kydiggin5310/30/2014 06:11PM

Great find! (n/t)

Ron Stump, Southern Maryland7110/30/2014 05:46PM

Fantastic first buckle....congrats! (n/t)

Dale(Va)6310/30/2014 04:27PM

REAL nice, congrats (n/t)

time preserver6210/30/2014 04:18PM

Man oh man, congratulations on that beautiful CS tongue and wreath Brad!!!!!! (n/t)

mmurray5906310/30/2014 04:04PM

Way To Go Edgar.......Brad, Just For That You Get An Extra Packet Of Sugar!!!! (n/t)

David Croft6610/30/2014 01:49PM

Brad thats a beautiful buckle, congrats on your first one.

dawgmanvt6510/30/2014 12:48PM

Wow! you got both halves! That doesn't happen that often. (n/t)

Steve in PA7410/30/2014 12:23PM

Congrats!!! (n/t)

Meals556710/30/2014 12:10PM

Congrats! What a great first buckle to find. (n/t)

metalev6410/30/2014 12:03PM

Very nice find.....Congtats! (n/t)

relichntr6210/30/2014 07:55AM

I can still see you running across the field toward me after you found the last piece (n/t)

gimbig8010/30/2014 07:25AM

That's a beauty!!! Congratulations!beer (n/t)

kevin baptiste8210/30/2014 06:51AM

Outstanding two piece, Brad Upp!!! good job Congrats! cowboy (n/t)

It's RG6410/29/2014 10:57PM

Brad that is an Awesome Find!!!! What a find for your first buckle!!!! Congrats (n/t)

VaMark8110/29/2014 10:29PM

Congrats on your CS tongue and wreathclap (n/t)

medicman5076310/29/2014 10:07PM

Holy cow what a first !! Way to hunker down and recover the buckle complete good job (n/t)

Va Dave7410/29/2014 09:42PM

I had a GREAT 1st DIV! Found a beautiful sword belt plate! Attachments

Mangum61910/27/2014 02:30PM

Congrats on a great first DIV, Josh! Really like the patina on that plate! nice lock plate and other digs, too. good job (n/t)

Doug Stokes1811/17/2014 10:30PM

Congrats on the plate.It's a beauty! (n/t)

Thunderchild1711/17/2014 08:24PM

Congratulations Josh on your First DIV and a Beautiful Sword Belt Plate! (n/t)

ringfinder2011/16/2014 10:01AM

Re: I had a GREAT 1st DIV! Found a beautiful sword belt plate!

Arvonian2311/16/2014 09:01AM

Real nice plate...congrats (n/t)

Jeff Barley2310/28/2014 08:26PM

Awesome! Way to go! (n/t)

cumberlandgray3610/28/2014 10:01AM

Congrats on the awesome plate! (n/t)

relichntr3410/28/2014 10:00AM

Oh thats a nice plate! Congrats! (n/t)

dawgmanvt3610/28/2014 09:25AM

Very nice finds!! Congrats on the plate! (n/t)

kydiggin3410/28/2014 06:58AM

Nice plate!! (n/t)

kevin baptiste3610/28/2014 06:57AM

Congrats on your first DIV and one beautiful plate !! (n/t)

Va Dave4210/27/2014 08:55PM

Congratulations! you did well. (n/t)

dig14me3610/27/2014 07:15PM

Nice finds and congrats on that plate (n/t)

ConfCav3710/27/2014 06:19PM

That's a beautiful plate - congrats! (n/t)

Fort Bedford (Mach 1 Pilot)4510/27/2014 05:09PM

Real nice finds, congrats (n/t)

time preserver3110/27/2014 04:34PM

Congratulations....awesome find. (n/t)

Dale(Va)4010/27/2014 04:25PM

Great find, cool plate! (n/t)

Digger3433610/27/2014 03:56PM

Great stuff, Beauregard is still giving up the goods. (n/t)

ericchampigny3610/27/2014 03:52PM

Wow-Awesome! Congrats! (n/t)

ValleyDigger3810/27/2014 03:07PM

What a find, WTG!!!!! (n/t)

mmurray5903510/27/2014 02:58PM

Great job--Love the belt plate!!! (n/t)

Hardcore4110/27/2014 02:36PM

Congrats! (n/t)

Macon3110/27/2014 02:48PM

Update on Uncle Warren ~ Happy Veterans DayUSA

Rose K. in Va.38911/11/2014 06:34PM

We'll keep him and both of you in our prayers. (n/t)

North Georgia Relics1911/16/2014 11:00PM

Uncle Warren is a very lucky man to have both you and John to help look over him. thumbs down Continuing prayers for both him and you. (n/t)

Streak!3011/16/2014 09:57AM

Prayers for Uncle Warren...

Goodwillhunting5611/14/2014 06:59AM

Prayers for peace and comfort (n/t)

nc-joe5511/13/2014 06:08PM

Anita and I still have Warren and your family in our prayers. (n/t)

Dennis Andrick5911/13/2014 02:01PM

Souns like the VFW did a good job and lifted Warren's spirits. Prayers still coming Rose. (n/t)

mmurray5906911/13/2014 12:48PM

I'm glad the VFW came by his room. I know that had to lift his spirits. Prayers are continuing............ (n/t)

Donnie B6711/13/2014 04:32AM

Prayers are continuing and Thanks for his service as well !!! (n/t)

Fred in NC9411/12/2014 09:12PM

Continuing Prayers...God Bless... (n/t)

dand8211/12/2014 08:16PM

Prayers sent for Peace and Comfort Rose (n/t)

ConfCav10811/12/2014 06:46PM

Prayers continue for Uncle Warren (n/t)

va digger 6611011/12/2014 03:28PM

Our Prayers are on the way. (n/t)

jrobertson10811/12/2014 03:26PM

Peace & Comfort are my continuing prayers for Uncle Warren. (n/t)

"DOC" in the C.S.A.11211/12/2014 01:04PM

Prayers sent (n/t)

Meals5510811/12/2014 12:09PM

Prayers sent. (n/t)

David Croft12311/12/2014 11:51AM

Prayers sent. Thank him for his service. (n/t)

kevin baptiste12711/12/2014 09:27AM

Prayers will continue (n/t)

stillrollin30012111/12/2014 09:22AM

Prayers for peace and comfort to our WWII hero! (n/t)

Rodney Cox (csadoc)12911/11/2014 11:43PM

John and Rose, Prayers sent for uncle Warren and your family for peace and comfort during this trying time. We are forever in his and countless others' debt of service to this country and the world (n/t)

Doug Stokes12411/11/2014 11:15PM

We will keep your uncle In our prayers and your family (n/t)

ringfinder13011/11/2014 10:29PM

Praying that Uncle Warren gets relief from his pain...Such a sad time for your family. (n/t)

ValleyDigger13911/11/2014 10:25PM

Thanks for the update. Prayers sent. (n/t)

Donnie B12711/11/2014 10:08PM

Prayers for Uncle Warren's comfort. (n/t)

It's RG13311/11/2014 09:44PM

Prayers continue for Uncle Warrens comfort,,Thank Him for his service and Our FREEDOM (n/t)

xlting13411/11/2014 07:25PM

Prayers and blessings ..........

58th Va14311/11/2014 06:43PM

And also to you

Rose K. in Va.13811/11/2014 06:55PM

Big loss of a great friend

Gizmo53711/09/2014 05:34PM

Very sorry to hear of his passing. (n/t)

North Georgia Relics1511/16/2014 10:56PM

very sad sorry for your loss (n/t)

metalman2711/15/2014 09:04AM

Bill, I'm sorry to hear about Mike's passing.

John Wagner4911/13/2014 11:05PM

So sorry for your loss...I know what that's like to loose a diggin buddy. (n/t)

ValleyDigger7211/11/2014 10:22PM

I'm sorry about your loss, Bill. Keep him alive in your memories and sharing in the stories of your good times together. (n/t)

It's RG6611/11/2014 09:40PM

Sorry to hear about your friend,,, Always keep your bags packed cause you never know (n/t)

p-cap7611/11/2014 07:51PM

That is terrible news! I'm sorry you lost a good friend and hunting mentor....

Steve in PA8211/11/2014 12:56PM

Re: Big loss of a great friend

PaChristy8611/11/2014 08:19AM

Prayers for Mike's Family

Ed (GA)10011/11/2014 06:49AM

Bill, I am very sorry to hear about Mike. He was with a great friend in the end and am sure he knew it. Rest in peace, Mike. (n/t)

Doug Stokes8711/10/2014 11:29PM

So sorry for your loss. I know your friend would have been glad you were with him (n/t)

pianoman9611/10/2014 09:16PM

Sorry for you loss. Thoughts to you and his family. (n/t)

nc-joe9211/10/2014 09:07PM

Very sorry to hear, prayers sent to you and his family (n/t)

kydiggin7811/10/2014 07:32PM

That's Quite A Shock...Mike Was Such A Good And Fun Guy...

Doug (On the Chesapeake)11011/10/2014 05:47PM

I'm so sorry for your loss. We should all work to be healthier. (n/t)

cntrydncr18811/10/2014 05:15PM

Bill, I am so sorry for the loss of your friend and hunting partner,

ringfinder9211/10/2014 05:01PM

Sorry for the loss of your friend and diggin buddy (n/t)

Va Dave9811/10/2014 04:55PM

That IS terrible news Bill. So sorry for your loss. Prayers for Mike, his family and you. May he rest in peace... (n/t)

Streak!9311/10/2014 03:44PM

I Am Very Sorry To Hear Of This Sad News. My Prayers Go Out To You And Mike's Family. (n/t)

David Croft10611/10/2014 01:49PM

Re: Big loss of a great friend

American Digger Magazine9911/10/2014 12:07PM

Sorry to hear. Maybe his story will make us all look at the choices we make in our health and well being. (n/t)

Macon9811/10/2014 10:17AM

Uh no! My heart goes out to you and his family! You Georgia boys have always been great friends! (n/t)

Rodney Cox (csadoc)8411/10/2014 09:49AM

Very sorry to hear that. (n/t)

cumberlandgray8911/10/2014 09:30AM

Sorry for the loss. (n/t)

kevin baptiste8711/10/2014 08:06AM

Terrible news Bill....

EdTravis10811/10/2014 07:50AM

That's very sad news. Sorry for the loss of your friend.

Donnie B10811/10/2014 07:13AM

Sorry for the loss of your Friend...he's in my prayers.. (n/t)

dand8211/10/2014 07:01AM

So sorry to hear this (n/t)

Leebo in SC10011/10/2014 06:16AM

Mike was one of the originals

Rose K. in Va.12511/10/2014 06:06AM

sorry to hear of your loss. prayers sent! (n/t)

nc digger10211/09/2014 07:18PM

Sorry for Your loss,,Prayers for comfort for Family & Friends (n/t)

xlting8811/09/2014 07:10PM

sorry for your loss prayers on the way (n/t)

va digger 669911/09/2014 06:59PM

Sorry for your loss and prayers sent (n/t)

james105729111/09/2014 06:30PM

That's horrible news Bill...

Erik Wagner9511/09/2014 06:11PM

Sorry to hear about the loss of your friend. Our thoughts are with you & his family. (n/t)

Diggin History9511/09/2014 06:01PM

I was very sorry to hear this. I got to share some memories with you guys at one DIV. It was fun. (n/t)

Donnie9911/09/2014 05:52PM

Re: I was very sorry to hear this. I got to share some memories with you guys at one DIV. It was fun.

Gizmo10811/09/2014 06:27PM

The Block I button I dug an hour B4 I dug the Cape Pin. dance Attachments

Bruce/Pa49110/29/2014 08:18PM

Congrats Bruce on the Block " I " and the Cape Pin, looks like the GPX is

ringfinder2811/16/2014 10:12AM

Re: The Block I button I dug an hour B4 I dug the Cape Pin. dance

Arvonian1411/16/2014 08:34AM

Sweet! clap (n/t)

ScottTX5111/03/2014 08:59PM

nice digs bruce (n/t)

verg4511/01/2014 06:47PM

Sounds like you had a great hunt, 2 really nice finds! (n/t)

Mangum4810/31/2014 08:25PM

nice finds

nathan4310/31/2014 08:09PM

That is another cool find there Bruce, it was fun seeing your reaction. WTG!!!! (n/t)

mmurray5905210/31/2014 10:26AM

Nice button!!! (n/t)

Hardcore4710/31/2014 10:13AM

Nice Bruce! (n/t)

SGTLOWE3710/31/2014 09:54AM

WTG Bruce,thumbs down Nice find (n/t)

JOE inMD5110/30/2014 07:21PM

Nice button (n/t)

ConfCav4410/30/2014 06:55PM

NICe (n/t)

time preserver4810/30/2014 04:21PM

Good I!! (n/t)

kevin baptiste5510/30/2014 06:53AM

Well done, Bruce!!! good job (n/t)

It's RG5010/29/2014 11:00PM

Nice save! (n/t)

ericchampigny6210/29/2014 10:29PM

Nice button! (n/t)

kydiggin6010/29/2014 08:33PM

DIV XXVIII Saves Attachments

jarhead(va)55811/03/2014 01:25PM

Great Saves Jim, looks like the GPX worked well for you! (n/t)

ringfinder2211/16/2014 10:06AM

Nice job Arnold....

spear852111/16/2014 08:46AM

Nice finds. Congrats! (n/t)

James Dillow5011/13/2014 06:10PM

Nice finds James! (n/t)

ValleyDigger8211/08/2014 06:33PM

Nice digging, quite a pile. (n/t)

metalev9811/07/2014 06:40PM

Congrats nice finds (n/t)

james1057210211/06/2014 06:20PM

A great time as always James. Hope to see you all in the spring! (n/t)

John in Wilmington11111/06/2014 05:45PM

Nice finds.clap (n/t)

ScottTX10411/03/2014 08:20PM

You are getting good with that GPX Way to go!

George S12311/03/2014 07:26PM

Nice variety of good finds (n/t)

ConfCav11011/03/2014 07:13PM

Good saves (n/t)

time preserver11911/03/2014 05:38PM

Nice finds, Congrats! (n/t)

kydiggin10711/03/2014 04:58PM

WTG james, love that ringtail!!!!! (n/t)

mmurray59011911/03/2014 04:54PM

DIV XXVIII finds Attachments

cumberlandgray89410/28/2014 09:23PM

Re: DIV XXVIII finds

Arvonian1211/16/2014 08:08AM

WTG Tony! (n/t)

EdTravis3911/05/2014 07:47PM

Congrats Tony on another awesome hunt!!!! (n/t)

Marc in Va3911/05/2014 07:45PM

Great seeing you Tony, congrats on your haul good job (n/t)

Doc Watson4911/04/2014 11:54AM

Great finds, I love the breast plate. (n/t)

nwatnVA5411/04/2014 07:54AM

That's a lot of nice finds...WTG a (n/t)

VTCIVILWAR5811/04/2014 07:28AM

Very nice finds (n/t)

Leebo in SC6311/04/2014 06:10AM

Nice finds there! clap (n/t)

ScottTX5611/03/2014 09:12PM

Nice finds Tony! Locket is awesome! (n/t)

ValleyDigger6110/31/2014 07:02AM

U done good as always (n/t)

p-cap6810/30/2014 09:33PM

Congratulations Tony!!!..You Had A Great Hunt!thumbs down (n/t)

Doug (On the Chesapeake)6210/30/2014 07:58PM

Great finds Tony. You are a digging machine!!!thumbs down (n/t)

JOE inMD7010/30/2014 07:29PM

Way to go Tony, love those gun parts and that locket is sweet!!!!! (n/t)

mmurray5906210/30/2014 04:06PM

Nice digging, you did have a nice hunt! (n/t)

dawgmanvt7210/30/2014 12:59PM

Watch out Tony, you are at risk of being known as DIVchigger! Great haul! See you at the next hole! (n/t)

Hornbush7210/30/2014 08:05AM

Sniffed out the good stuff as usual Tony... like that locket !! (n/t)

Va Dave7210/29/2014 09:37PM

Congrats on all the great finds Tony! Good luck with the locket! (n/t)

WanderingRon7910/29/2014 08:55PM

Very nice finds Tony. Keep us posted on how that locket turns out. (n/t)

ConfCav6410/29/2014 07:13PM

Looks like you parted your share of red dirt there Moses ...

JDug8510/29/2014 03:12PM

So many awesome finds Tony, hope your locket holds an additional treasure. (n/t)

Brian Aleksandrowicz8310/29/2014 12:58PM

Re: So many awesome finds Tony, hope your locket holds an additional treasure.

Jim Tx8610/29/2014 01:34PM

Nice digs Tony, the locket is a great find. Too bad about that cabin bitters. (n/t)

metalev6210/29/2014 11:58AM

Great job Tony, I personally want to Thank You for keeping those of us unable to attend, all the photos you put on

ringfinder8010/29/2014 11:16AM

Re: DIV XXVIII finds

fortboy8010/29/2014 10:48AM

Great hunt Tony! (n/t)

Dale(Va)7410/29/2014 10:17AM

You did real good. That locket was special to someone and now you. Congratulations! (n/t)

Velke7310/29/2014 09:54AM

Ya done good Brother, nice digs. (n/t)

Bruce/Pa6110/29/2014 09:35AM

Re: DIV XXVIII finds

kminnick9187610/29/2014 08:19AM

Nice finds Tony! (n/t)

kydiggin7810/29/2014 08:03AM

Good saves! (n/t)

kevin baptiste7110/29/2014 07:06AM

Nice digs,,,,,,Congrats! (n/t)

relichntr7410/29/2014 06:38AM

congrats on a bunch of great finds Tony!!! (n/t)

Kim J8010/28/2014 10:51PM

You tore it up Badger! (n/t) Attachments

ronr9310/28/2014 10:47PM

call me crazy but..

Brdhunt10810/28/2014 10:43PM

I see it too, and wondered if that's what it is! (n/t)

cumberlandgray7610/28/2014 11:12PM

I think it is also and the other side of the locket should have an image too! Wow! Way Cool! (n/t)

Brdhunt7110/28/2014 11:22PM

Nice finds, hopefully theres an image in that locket (n/t)

ericchampigny7510/28/2014 10:34PM

Tny, it was lots of fun talking to you and watching you dig that hut! (n/t)

Ron Stump, Southern Maryland7710/28/2014 10:08PM

great finds Tony Congrats good to see you again ( next hunt I want a pie brother) (n/t)

verg7510/28/2014 09:40PM

Nice finds, Tony! You said it all. DIV is more than the finds. That's just a bonus! (n/t)

Donnie B8410/28/2014 09:35PM

Diggin' In Virginia XXVIII digging.... Attachments

Dale(Va)63011/01/2014 09:15AM

Re: Diggin' In Virginia XXVIII digging....

Arvonian1911/16/2014 08:00AM

Good looking case of relics you dug Dale. ike that CS rosette (n/t)

ronr7311/06/2014 09:33PM

Good job Dale, I also believe that the Rosette could be Confederate. (n/t)

Steve Clements7411/06/2014 01:20PM

Awesome finds Dale. That bridle rosette is cool....

Marc in Va7011/05/2014 07:47PM

Congrats looks like your got that bullet tone down to a science (n/t)

james105728711/03/2014 09:06PM

Minies, minies, minies and a Shaler! Sweet! clap (n/t)

ScottTX8011/03/2014 08:46PM

Congrats Dave, way to tear up the lead! Good to see you there! (n/t)

dawgmanvt8011/02/2014 08:24PM

Wow Dale, that's a whole lot of Diggin! Congrats! (n/t)

ringfinder8011/02/2014 11:40AM

You had a nice dig Dale, rosette likely adorned Jeb's Cavalry (n/t)

Va Dave8411/02/2014 09:18AM

Nice looking finds (n/t)

kydiggin8211/02/2014 09:11AM

WTG nice job. (n/t)

EdTravis9211/02/2014 08:50AM

WTG go Dale, really enjoyed hunting and driving with you.!!!! (n/t)

mmurray5908911/02/2014 08:41AM

Nicely done sir. (n/t)

JDug8011/01/2014 07:35PM

Nice finds Dale. I like the Shaler pieces (n/t)

metalev8211/01/2014 06:48PM

nice digs Dale congrats good to see ya (n/t)

verg8211/01/2014 06:10PM

Nice Finds Congrats!! (n/t)

Diggin History8811/01/2014 03:10PM

Great bunch of relics (n/t)

Brian Aleksandrowicz9011/01/2014 01:42PM

Very nice dispaly of relics.good job (n/t)

groundhogging8311/01/2014 01:16PM

Good digs and nice rosette (n/t)

ConfCav8611/01/2014 12:26PM

Great finds Dale! Love that rosette! (n/t)

cumberlandgray8611/01/2014 11:16AM

Nice Finds Congrats (n/t)

time preserver9311/01/2014 11:12AM

Nice finds, interesting Rosette. (n/t)

ericchampigny9211/01/2014 09:37AM

My DIV XXVIII FInds Attachments

Marc in Va46811/05/2014 07:24PM


Arvonian1411/16/2014 07:54AM

Nice case of bullets WTG (n/t)

nwatnVA5511/08/2014 06:13AM


OhioEric6711/08/2014 03:11AM

Nice digging Marc! (n/t)

dawgmanvt7011/07/2014 05:06PM

You had a great hunt Marc. Like the variety of bullets you dug (n/t)

ronr8911/06/2014 09:30PM

Nice Assortment (n/t)

time preserver7311/06/2014 04:18PM

Nice display of relics Marc !! ... and I can see a couple centerpieces (n/t)

Va Dave7511/06/2014 04:09PM

Great finds Marc! Love the Shaler. Your gun tool looks like an Austrian Lorenz

metalev7811/06/2014 01:43PM

good job Marc, a good variety of relics. (n/t)

Steve Clements8911/06/2014 01:12PM

you always kick butt Mark. thumbs down

Streak!8611/06/2014 12:52PM

Wow, looks like you had your detector tuned in correctly, funny you should mention

ringfinder9511/06/2014 11:16AM

You did real good.beer (n/t)

kevin baptiste7911/06/2014 06:42AM

WTG Marc! You nailed it!!! (n/t)

cumberlandgray8011/05/2014 08:40PM

Marc, I really appreciate your enthusiam for digging....

Dale(Va)8811/05/2014 08:13PM

nice digs Marc congrats on checking some first off your list (n/t)

verg7511/05/2014 08:09PM

Awesome bag of goods, Marc! (n/t)

It's RG9111/05/2014 08:00PM

Looks like you had it dialed in Marc. Congratulations! (n/t)

EdTravis9211/05/2014 07:42PM

A DIV send off

Gizmo29911/12/2014 10:23PM

Prayers for peace and comfort. (n/t)

It's RG2111/15/2014 11:16PM

May Mike Rest In Peace And You And His Family Find Peace And Comfort, As Well (n/t)

Doug (On the Chesapeake)2011/15/2014 01:48PM

So sorry for your loss, prayers for comfort for his family and friends. (n/t)

Bootyhunter2111/15/2014 09:33AM

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