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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 hot smileyWhen we finally have an executed contract...hot smiley (83 Posts)

John K. in Va. 1,845 09/22/2016 08:17AM

Sticky 29th without fail....one way or the other!fighter (n/t) (1 Posts)

John K. in Va. 644 09/26/2016 06:20AM

Sticky What do I do now that sign ups are over?????? (19 Posts)

Rose K. in Va. 1,885 07/23/2016 04:32PM

Sticky Signing up other people (11 Posts)

Rose K. in Va. 1,132 07/18/2016 03:32PM

Sticky Relic hunting at DIV........... (65 Posts)

John K. in Va. 5,404 08/20/2015 07:38AM

Sticky DIV committee with the "Digger Guys" Attachments (16 Posts)

John K. in Va. 1,761 03/21/2016 08:26AM

Sticky I'm going to place another shirt order for those that missed ordering earlier (31 Posts)

Rose K. in Va. 1,027 03/22/2016 09:45AM

Sticky Finds list reporting procedures (2 Posts)

Rose K. in Va. 1,852 11/17/2015 06:03AM

bang headbang headbang head (n/t)

Rose K. in Va. 220 09/29/2016 03:21PM

God bless you and Johnstars (n/t)

Ken in Cinti 0 09/29/2016 06:01PM

Scripture for you Rose.

SEOhio digger 2 09/29/2016 05:53PM

Don't stress Mrs. Rose, everything is going to be alrightsunny (n/t)

stillrollin300 3 09/29/2016 05:12PM

No worries. It shall be as it shall be. (n/t)

bucko GA 5 09/29/2016 04:54PM

Deep Breaths, close your eyes (n/t)

nwatnVA 0 09/29/2016 04:35PM

Don't worry. We're with you 100%. These things happen. (n/t)

minieball69 4 09/29/2016 04:10PM

I agree we have full support for you and John and whatever happens; happens..

carolinaboy 12 09/29/2016 04:00PM

yes we all have times like that! don't worry...it will work out one way or another! (n/t)

cntrydncr1 2 09/29/2016 04:00PM

Relax!!buds (n/t)

JOE inMD 3 09/29/2016 03:53PM

I have faith in you and John. I am sure everything will work out fine. (n/t)

treasurehound 6 09/29/2016 03:32PM

Re: bang headbang headbang head

Blue-n-gray 18 09/29/2016 03:31PM

This cant be good.... help (n/t)

Dennis Andrick 4 09/29/2016 03:28PM

Re: bang headbang headbang head

mahone 19 09/29/2016 03:23PM

ID Disc found! Please help fellow DIV'ers! Attachments

Cyberdigger 263 09/28/2016 11:21PM

Great find (n/t)

nwatnVA 0 09/29/2016 04:36PM

awesome find, congrads!!!! (n/t)

pepperpump 1 09/29/2016 12:18PM

Congrats on a great find! Talcum powder might bring out some details in the stamped letters. (n/t)

Erik Wagner 5 09/29/2016 12:12PM

caulk works as well...Great idea!! (n/t)

pahpaul 4 09/29/2016 05:32PM

Re: ID Disc found! Please help fellow DIV'ers!

scoopydoo 17 09/29/2016 10:59AM

Re: ID Disc found! Please help fellow DIV'ers!

Cyberdigger 0 09/29/2016 05:25PM

if you have access to a copy machine make a copy of the disc and blow it up.

stillrollin300 10 09/29/2016 09:14AM

I did a quick look....

ScottTX 24 09/29/2016 06:02AM

Re: I did a quick look....

Cyberdigger 3 09/29/2016 05:23PM

Shawn key is the diggers name...not the one in the disc. (n/t)

Brdhunt 9 09/29/2016 07:15AM

Great find, congratulations !!! (n/t)

Ga/goatee 4 09/29/2016 04:55AM

That is a real NICE find (Iron Brigade no less) Congratulations ! (n/t)

A HUNTER 5 09/29/2016 01:28AM

Here is the 1st Spillman hunt, DIV XXI, What Dreams are Made of,

ringfinder 297 09/25/2016 11:11PM

I didnt make it to Spillman but I wish I had! Love the video! (n/t)

pepperpump 4 09/29/2016 10:39AM

That was a great hunt (n/t)

nwatnVA 6 09/29/2016 06:22AM

So many relics never make it to the table, either there found late or guys just didnt get time to get them displayed.

ReidMan 26 09/27/2016 05:47PM

Re: So many relics never make it to the table, either there found late or guys just didnt get time to get them displayed.

ringfinder 13 09/28/2016 02:38PM

the amazing part is the number of relics that aren't shown during the lunch!

stillrollin300 13 09/27/2016 12:08PM

Loved this video Denny. I'd forgotten just how many awesome relics came out of that farm! (n/t)

cumberlandgray 10 09/27/2016 09:47AM

Thank you Tony, the Spillman farm was amazing, I bet there is still plenty of

ringfinder 9 09/28/2016 10:45PM

It was great to be there with you guys. (n/t)

hunterjoe 9 09/26/2016 01:45PM

Joe, it's always fun to hunt with you and Loretta, you have found so

ringfinder 10 09/26/2016 11:24PM

thanks for the memories. That was an awesome hunt.....

treasurehound 12 09/26/2016 01:31PM

Re: Here is the 1st Spillman hunt, DIV XXI, What Dreams are Made of,

Redleg Bill 12 09/26/2016 01:13PM

Beautiful collection of history!! Thanks Denny (n/t)

Ga/goatee 13 09/26/2016 05:44AM

Wow!

carolinaboy 10 09/26/2016 12:02AM

Thank You Adam, you are right, John and Rose do a outstanding

ringfinder 11 09/26/2016 12:32AM

Keeping John and Rose in my daily prayers

gbantiques 300 09/27/2016 08:51PM

Re: Keeping John and Rose in my daily prayers

Blue-n-gray 11 09/28/2016 08:49PM

Re: Keeping John and Rose in my daily prayers

biggdaddy 8 09/28/2016 07:25PM

Re: Keeping John and Rose in my daily prayers

Confedreb 8 09/28/2016 06:52PM

100% agree. They have my utmost respect.....

treasurehound 13 09/27/2016 10:48PM

Amen!

RelicFanatic 9 09/27/2016 09:24PM

Re: Amen!

Dave Pisenti 31 09/28/2016 10:40AM

Dave we all are so glad you will be with us at this DIV, we all must

ringfinder 17 09/28/2016 10:07PM

So happy to hear your better and get to make your first hunt. This is.....

carolinaboy 9 09/28/2016 09:33PM

Re: Amen!

Diggin Chick 3 09/28/2016 09:27PM

Amen! Glad you cam make this one Dave (n/t)

xlting 7 09/28/2016 08:54PM

Re: Amen!

htcampbell2 3 09/28/2016 07:46PM

Re: Amen!

stillrollin300 6 09/28/2016 07:40PM

I'm glad that heart is still ticking clap

Rose K. in Va. 49 09/28/2016 06:26PM

Bat seasonnananananananana

Gary in Old VA 260 09/22/2016 09:31PM

Re: Bat seasonnananananananana

Redleg Bill 24 09/25/2016 08:50PM

nanananaWavenananana (n/t)

Gary in Old VA 2 09/28/2016 08:06AM

Ah, see you finally go back on the Spot, thought for a minute you had Bats in your belfry (n/t)

ringfinder 21 09/23/2016 08:48AM

Re: Ah, see you finally go back on the Spot, thought for a minute you had Bats in your belfry

Gary in Old VA 23 09/24/2016 10:50AM

Some of my DIV videos.

stillrollin300 148 09/26/2016 08:16PM

Nice recoveries . Love the inkwell!!! (n/t)

Ga/goatee 9 09/28/2016 06:02AM

Great finds Chad Love the vidieo's

gbantiques 6 09/27/2016 09:31PM

there are still enough targets at Brandy to hunt a lifetime. (n/t)

stillrollin300 4 09/27/2016 10:35PM

Enjoyed the videos Chad thanks (n/t)

Jim F. (In.) 7 09/27/2016 07:54PM

Nice job on the videos Chad!!! Im ready to go. (n/t)

LeadHead 5 09/27/2016 07:41PM

Sweet Chad, It's That Time Again! (n/t)

David Croft 2 09/27/2016 06:09PM

Great Video's Chad, I need to learn how to take more videos, you got

ringfinder 14 09/26/2016 11:21PM

Re: Great Video's Chad, I need to learn how to take more videos, you got

stillrollin300 9 09/26/2016 11:50PM

Chad great videos now I'm excited (n/t)

dough 8 09/26/2016 11:09PM

Oh heck, lets livin it up in here a bit, here is my second DIV, It was at

ringfinder 377 08/28/2016 10:27PM

Re: Oh heck, lets livin it up in here a bit, here is my second DIV, It was at

Redleg Bill 17 09/26/2016 01:31PM

Cole's Hill...memories, memories.. good job (n/t)

ScottTX 26 09/18/2016 07:58AM

Thanks Scott, will we see you in a few weeks. Gonna be a Good One! (n/t)

ringfinder 3 09/26/2016 11:22PM

Thanks for the memories Dennis metal detecting smiley (n/t)

Ken in Cinti 18 09/17/2016 09:42AM

Thanks Kenny, looking forward to hunting with you again. (n/t)

ringfinder 4 09/26/2016 11:22PM

Thanks for sharing Dennis, Nothing like being on that hallowed ground in VA (n/t)

Meals55 34 08/29/2016 10:41AM

Oh, Coles Hill is hallowed ground for sure, it's a shame that it is going to be sold, now

ringfinder 55 08/29/2016 03:57PM

Re: Oh heck, lets livin it up in here a bit, here is my second DIV, It was at

Ga/goatee 54 08/28/2016 10:52PM

Ain't we all! Thanks for your reply! (n/t)

ringfinder 28 08/29/2016 09:13AM

Good memories (n/t)

dough 32 08/28/2016 10:52PM

Mr Tony. Are you going to have another GPX seminar at the upcoming hunt?

Streak! 203 09/23/2016 03:38PM

I'd be happy to Streak. I will check with Rose to see if it fits into the schedule before the meeting. (n/t)

cumberlandgray 20 09/24/2016 07:23AM

Re: I'd be happy to Streak. I will check with Rose to see if it fits into the schedule before the meeting.

IDignVA 21 09/25/2016 12:56PM

wealth of knowledge. Learned a lot and your video was awesome! (n/t)

bucko GA 4 09/24/2016 11:19AM

Re: Mr Tony. Are you going to have another GPX seminar at the upcoming hunt?

JRobo 43 09/23/2016 06:05PM

Re: Mr Tony. Are you going to have another GPX seminar at the upcoming hunt?

carolinaboy 24 09/24/2016 06:01PM

Who is Ted??? shrug (n/t)

Streak! 19 09/24/2016 05:48PM

Just how many names do you go by Larry ????nana (n/t)

gbantiques 10 09/25/2016 12:20PM

Re: Who is Ted??? shrug (n/t) Attachments

ScottTX 29 09/25/2016 07:07AM

Re: Who is Ted??? shrug Attachments

MountaineerMark 15 09/26/2016 01:04PM

yep, that be Ted!!! (n/t)

Streak! 5 09/25/2016 03:46PM

Yeah, I remember him. Think he came down with a feversmoking smiley (n/t)

Ga/goatee 8 09/25/2016 07:18AM

Tony's twin brother Ponder (n/t)

stillrollin300 11 09/24/2016 05:59PM

Figured while we were waitn' Attachments

Blue-n-gray 195 09/26/2016 11:47AM

Re: Figured while we were waitn'

AgilDog 17 09/26/2016 12:21PM

Here is one of my videos as per GT Diggers request, this farm

ringfinder 232 09/24/2016 08:23AM

Thanks Denny ...Maybe well find another peach can full of relicsPonder (n/t)

GTdigger 13 09/25/2016 10:06PM

Re: Thanks Denny ...Maybe well find another peach can full of relicsPonder

ringfinder 19 09/25/2016 11:51PM

Re: Here is one of my videos as per GT Diggers request, this farm

Plugmaster Ford 16 09/25/2016 12:37PM

Great Video Denny, Thank you for sharing! (n/t)

David Croft 6 09/25/2016 11:41AM

Thanks for the memories Denny.....

treasurehound 13 09/25/2016 10:59AM

Check out my newest post, DIV XXI, it truly was a field of Dreams! (n/t)

ringfinder 6 09/25/2016 11:49PM

Thanks for the memories, Denny. A very special place. (n/t)

Doug Stokes 7 09/25/2016 09:23AM

I concur,they never get old...Thanks Denny. (n/t)

chris taylor 10 09/25/2016 07:35AM

Great video Denny, always love watching the DIV videos they are pretty addicting no matter how many times you watch them (n/t)

carolinaboy 4 09/24/2016 09:34PM

Thanks Den, itchen to get in that red dirt! (n/t)

yogipa 8 09/24/2016 12:04PM

Loved it Denny, thank youbow (n/t)

Ga/goatee 12 09/24/2016 09:47AM

Wanted to share with the DIV fam... ID'ed soldiers pocket comb Attachments

gtoast99 267 09/20/2016 10:38PM

super cool Tony congrats on the find and job well done on the research (n/t)

verg 10 09/25/2016 04:26PM

Awesome find Tony... (n/t)

Confedreb 13 09/24/2016 11:58AM

wow!! how interesting Awesome Find! (n/t)

LeadHead 11 09/21/2016 06:21PM

That is a very special recovery, Tony. Congrats! And...great job on the thorough research. good job (n/t)

Doug Stokes 5 09/21/2016 04:54PM

Big Congrats...Nothing more fun than a successful research after the find!! (n/t)

Plugmaster Ford 5 09/21/2016 04:09PM

Sweet story and finds Tony!!! (n/t)

Dennis Andrick 5 09/21/2016 02:22PM

Thats a great story ...Congrats Tony , Nice Birthday celabration hunt Confetti (n/t)

gbantiques 12 09/21/2016 01:13PM

Re: Wanted to share with the DIV fam... ID'ed soldiers pocket comb

ruh-roh 13 09/21/2016 10:07AM

very cool story, the research is half the fun! (n/t)

yogipa 6 09/21/2016 09:07AM

Very nice! good job (n/t)

ScottTX 6 09/21/2016 05:23AM

Awsome find , congrats !!! (n/t)

Ga/goatee 8 09/21/2016 04:04AM

Re: Wanted to share with the DIV fam... ID'ed soldiers pocket comb

Magicfireman 12 09/21/2016 12:41AM

Very Cool! (n/t)

David Croft 7 09/20/2016 11:12PM

Awesome finds and history Tony! (n/t)

DiggerDean 7 09/20/2016 11:05PM

Fantastic find! Love the history of the comb! (n/t)

SEOhio digger 10 09/20/2016 10:55PM

Henry N. Fairbanks (n/t) Attachments

gtoast99 22 09/20/2016 10:40PM

Hey Denny ..how 'bout one of those old videos to get everyone primedmetal detecting smiley (n/t)

GTdigger 50 09/23/2016 06:01PM

Re: Hey Denny ..how 'bout one of those old videos to get everyone primedmetal detecting smiley

ringfinder 28 09/24/2016 08:06AM

I have a teeny little question I would like confirmation on Miss. Rose of Mr. John.

Streak! 434 09/22/2016 04:38PM

Prefer these dates......

Confedreb 54 09/23/2016 03:18PM

Dates are fine! I am so grateful to hunt new ground! Thanks John & Rose! (n/t)

Hornbush 15 09/23/2016 07:05AM

The hunt dates listed are correct 11/3 - 11/5

Rose K. in Va. 74 09/23/2016 05:37AM

Thanks for the verification Rose. Any date would have been fine just glad everything is working out.

carolinaboy 13 09/23/2016 03:37PM

Good morning Rose and thanks for the verification . (n/t)

Ga/goatee 13 09/23/2016 06:34AM

those dates are better anyway. no traffic on sunday! thumbs down thanks..... (n/t)

Streak! 16 09/23/2016 06:08AM

Was thinking the same thing too. (n/t)

JOE inMD 14 09/22/2016 08:45PM

Re: I have a teeny little question I would like confirmation on Miss. Rose of Mr. John.

gimbig 36 09/22/2016 07:52PM

A Glimmer is good JohnWave

jrobertson 309 09/21/2016 07:44AM

Shows how old I am lol When John used the word glimmer...

Gord (Tecumseh) 28 09/23/2016 11:07AM

Re: A Glimmer is good JohnWave

jrod1101 16 09/22/2016 12:02AM

Re: A Glimmer is good JohnWave

magjean2004@yahoo.com 13 09/21/2016 10:17PM

thumbs down (n/t)

kydiggin 10 09/21/2016 09:11PM

Re: A Glimmer is good JohnWave

Redleg Bill 10 09/21/2016 08:55PM

Perseverance , Patience and Faith ..That light at the end of the tunnel is no Train.....It's your success sunny

gbantiques 22 09/21/2016 08:11PM

Re: A Glimmer is good JohnWave

Metaldetectoh 12 09/21/2016 08:00PM

Re: A Glimmer is good John...

AgilDog 10 09/21/2016 05:41PM

Thank you for the update and for the efforts, John and Rose! Praying for the outcome you are looking for! good job (n/t)

Doug Stokes 7 09/21/2016 05:15PM

Thanks John, Keeping the fingers crossed (n/t)

Ed in S.W.Pa 7 09/21/2016 05:07PM

WooHoo...the suspense keeps building...can't wait to hear!! (n/t)

Plugmaster Ford 7 09/21/2016 04:04PM

Keeping positive that everything works out that's definitely good to hear (n/t)

carolinaboy 7 09/21/2016 03:35PM

Re: A Glimmer is good JohnWave

Blue-n-gray 13 09/21/2016 02:42PM

Thanks John!!! Thank you guys for all the hard work setting this up. (n/t)

bucko GA 8 09/21/2016 02:16PM

Re: A Glimmer is good JohnWave

Chart56 11 09/21/2016 10:45AM

Re: Thank y'all for working so hard,we all appreciate it very much (n/t)

s. p. watson 8 09/21/2016 09:42AM

Awesome news!! Fingers and toes are crossed! (n/t)

Rockvillerelichunter 8 09/21/2016 09:18AM

Re: A Glimmer is good JohnWave

JRobo 15 09/21/2016 08:51AM

Good things come to those who wait!!metal detecting smiley (n/t)

DiggerDean 10 09/21/2016 08:47AM

Sweeeeeet. clap (n/t)

EdTravis 9 09/21/2016 08:45AM

I saw a glimmer once, it was in the late 60's but lets not discuss that. Ponder (n/t)

ScottTX 14 09/21/2016 08:37AM

Me too Jim, me too!!!!! happy (n/t)

Rose K. in Va. 25 09/21/2016 08:19AM

Awesome! Can't wait! (n/t)

Hornbush 16 09/21/2016 07:54AM

Re: Thank y'all for working so hard,we all appreciate it very much (n/t)

s. p. watson 10 09/21/2016 07:57PM

max depth

fred fisher 280 09/18/2016 01:33PM

depends on conditions. there is no "best setting" per se .

Streak! 54 09/18/2016 02:28PM

you just got the best advice ,,,,start conservative ,,,locate a relic,,,

gbantiques 28 09/22/2016 11:19AM

Good post Streak !!!!

Magicfireman 14 09/18/2016 04:41PM

Re: max depth

55thVa 24 09/18/2016 02:22PM

Re: max depth

fred fisher 18 09/18/2016 06:18PM

Camp Regulations Attachments

David Croft 674 09/16/2016 03:16PM

Re: Camp Regulations

IDignVA 30 09/19/2016 06:56AM

Re:All I can say is ,If you hear a tone chsnge,you should probably dig it at these dug in camps,relics are deeper than most people think,and as far as filling in those big pits after we dig them is part of it,if you wanna play you gotta pay.I've dug some  (n/t)

s. p. watson 22 09/18/2016 09:43PM

I should have been more clear,,After all the talk of busted bottles at the mentioning of equipment the last two DIV digs

gbantiques 95 09/18/2016 09:24AM

its all good Chuck. I think we have all made a post or two we regret one time or another. . No harm no foul. thumbs down aint none of us perfect!!!! (n/t)

Streak! 17 09/19/2016 03:44PM

Thanks Larry ,,,your a lollor and a skentlemanfighter (n/t)

gbantiques 17 09/19/2016 08:31PM

ok perhaps we can say you had a momentary lapse of reason... Do you agree? (n/t)

dano 17 09/18/2016 08:48PM

Thanks David. Very informative (n/t)

LeadHead 20 09/18/2016 08:27AM

Re: Thanks David. Very informative

Ga/goatee 20 09/19/2016 03:50AM

Re: Camp Regulations

stillrollin300 21 09/17/2016 09:41PM

Great read! Thanks for sharing! (n/t)

Donnie B 14 09/17/2016 08:59PM

This is exactly what we have been saying all along....

John K. in Va. 109 09/17/2016 04:42PM

it would not only be stupid but would likely annoy the landowners big time. (n/t)

Streak! 21 09/18/2016 04:03PM

Some of the holes ive seen look like we had a backhoe. Imagine 250 people saying dig here now over here. (n/t)

ReidMan 15 09/21/2016 06:23PM

Interesting, very interesting. good job (n/t)

ScottTX 17 09/17/2016 08:00AM

It would be nice to have a back hoe or Dozer at every Dig PERIOD,,,,can you make it happen DIV LLC its only money and we can bring more $$$$ if needed (n/t)

gbantiques 34 09/16/2016 10:18PM

I sincerely hope you are jokingeye popping smiley

Rose K. in Va. 74 09/17/2016 07:05PM

Re: I sincerely hope you are jokingeye popping smiley

jeremy 55 09/17/2016 08:40PM

NO Offence takkin Jeremy...my fault for not explaining the thought behind the comment fighter (n/t)

gbantiques 14 09/19/2016 08:30PM

I couldn't agree more Jeremy you are correct

carolinaboy 22 09/17/2016 09:42PM

OH YEAH!....the archy's would absolutely LOVE that.....

John K. in Va. 45 09/17/2016 04:50PM

I remember you saying somehing very similar to someone elses post on using equipment at the Spring hunt

gbantiques 48 09/18/2016 06:09PM

Very interesting. Thanks smoking smiley (n/t)

Ga/goatee 26 09/16/2016 05:26PM

That was very interesting to read thanks for sharing. That's why DIV try's to focus on the "winter camps" imagine all the stuff still buried.

carolinaboy 21 09/16/2016 07:28PM

Very interesting reading Dave,mmmm wonder when will be allowed a

ringfinder 46 09/16/2016 05:18PM

thought it really strange I was standing where that house now sits and was talking to a guy I didn't realize was the hard man. And said boy if I was going to build a house it would be right here. That was the spot where the house was to be builtstars (n/t)

Jim F. (In.) 20 09/18/2016 07:38PM

The landowner had planned to build his home there for years before we ever hunted that spot Jim. (n/t)

John K. in Va. 31 09/19/2016 04:59AM

That is a beautyful spot to see miles of Gods greatest work (n/t)

Jim F. (In.) 14 09/20/2016 06:56PM

Absolutely nothing came out when they dug the basement and foundation.....I was there.smiling smiley

John K. in Va. 47 09/17/2016 04:32PM

Thanks John for that info, I'm glad he invited you to be there,

ringfinder 21 09/18/2016 07:34AM

Very interesting, still a lot of stuff way down there ! (n/t)

DiggerDean 13 09/16/2016 05:13PM

Re: Camp Regulations

Magicfireman 15 09/16/2016 04:19PM

interesting read David. If any of these suggestions were followed, then some awesome relics may very well be deep as heck! (n/t)

Streak! 16 09/16/2016 04:06PM

chirp, chirp, chirp........................... grinning smiley (n/t)

Streak! 550 09/16/2016 04:08PM

Re: chirp, chirp, chirp........................... grinning smiley

MountaineerMark 60 09/19/2016 09:49AM

why your welcome. I DO work hard!!!! wink (n/t)

Streak! 25 09/19/2016 03:45PM

Should have some news by the end of the week.....

John K. in Va. 234 09/19/2016 06:54AM

It's well worth the wait! Thanks John. (n/t)

DiggerDean 17 09/20/2016 11:27PM

thanks for the update. Getting really excited and nervous.....

SEOhio digger 19 09/20/2016 07:29PM

Thanks for the update John! (n/t)

Donnie B 12 09/20/2016 06:36PM

Re: Should have some news by the end of the week.....

fred fisher 18 09/20/2016 04:46PM

Re: Should have some news by the end of the week.....

Ed in S.W.Pa 19 09/20/2016 03:49PM

Re: Should have some news by the end of the week.....

Plugmaster Ford 18 09/20/2016 03:00PM

Thank you John (n/t)

mmurray590 10 09/20/2016 02:54PM

John, Thanks for the update and for your efforts to work out a site. We've got your back. good job (n/t)

Doug Stokes 11 09/20/2016 02:45PM

Thanks John and Rose we appreciate the things you do and deal with to make these hunts happen and the updatebow (n/t)

carolinaboy 15 09/20/2016 01:20PM

Sounds great John ready to see all my friends and to dig some relics (n/t)

Jim F. (In.) 19 09/20/2016 10:38AM

Re: Should have some news by the end of the week.....

scoopydoo 29 09/20/2016 07:00AM

Re: Should have some news by the end of the week.....

Shane Smith 30 09/19/2016 08:39PM

Thanks for the update. (n/t)

Ga/goatee 14 09/20/2016 12:14PM

Re: Should have some news by the end of the week.....

Redleg Bill 23 09/19/2016 07:48PM

while the new site would be great, We will go back to Brandy in a heart beat. Either site would be great!

Streak! 39 09/19/2016 03:40PM

Dates the same either way Streak. (n/t)

John K. in Va. 29 09/20/2016 11:06AM

good jobgood job (n/t)

cumberlandgray 10 09/21/2016 07:15AM

Re: Should have some news by the end of the week.....

Magicfireman 24 09/19/2016 12:51PM

Thanks John for the update, hope you and Rose enjoyed your vacation. (n/t)

ringfinder 17 09/19/2016 11:58AM

Re: Should have some news by the end of the week.....

scoopydoo 29 09/19/2016 09:35AM

Thanks for the update John. We all appreciate everything you and Rose do for us.

treasurehound 17 09/19/2016 07:49AM

you get the boot to the chicken house again? (n/t)

stillrollin300 20 09/18/2016 08:42PM

Patience.....such a virtue. (n/t)

Confedreb 24 09/17/2016 06:20PM

yep (n/t)

Streak! 18 09/18/2016 04:01PM

It's quiet... Too quiet... :-) (n/t)

crysh12 18 09/17/2016 09:49AM

Chirp? If you see any little chicks that look like Streak you know why he's chirpen. nana (n/t)

Dennis Andrick 23 09/17/2016 08:48AM

I said "chirp" not "cheep" nimrod. Anita has to take you to the farm more often!!! nana (n/t)

Streak! 17 09/19/2016 03:47PM

Re: chirp, chirp, chirp........................... grinning smiley

ScottTX 32 09/17/2016 08:01AM

LORD,,,, if you have any patience left to share with the rest of us,,,,, after loading up John and Rose ,,,,,WE Will take it ....Please of coarse,,,,and Thank you ,,,in JESUS name .....AMEN,,,Thy will be done LORD ,,,,Of coarse,,,Can we have another choic (n/t)

gbantiques 28 09/16/2016 09:48PM

The suspense is building...

dawgmanvt 51 09/16/2016 08:26PM

Ponder are those crickets I hear smoking smiley (n/t)

Ga/goatee 11 09/16/2016 05:30PM

How bout, Tick Tock, Tick Tock................metal detecting smiley (n/t)

ringfinder 23 09/16/2016 05:20PM

New Job... O/T

Jim Thomas 193 09/20/2016 09:20PM

Congrats. I was there last week end when my wife and I spent our aniversary in Gettysburg... (n/t)

Dennis Andrick 12 09/20/2016 09:48PM

I already have it on my Calander thumbs down (n/t)

gbantiques 13 09/20/2016 09:26PM

Dream job. (n/t)

ericchampigny 8 09/20/2016 09:21PM

This is when I first started relic hunting..... Attachments

John K. in Va. 862 09/09/2016 06:47AM

Interesting you bring this up...

Daniel Tn 44 09/18/2016 08:58PM

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Shane Smith 34 09/13/2016 08:15PM

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Justinearhart 34 09/13/2016 12:58PM

Great story John! Someone should make a book of stories

ringfinder 35 09/12/2016 03:26PM

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stillrollin300 23 09/12/2016 02:54PM

That's Pretty Wild, John!...Hope You Make The Trip Back One Day! (n/t)

Doug (On the Chesapeake) 23 09/12/2016 12:41PM

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Keith Sylvester 27 09/12/2016 11:25AM

Now that is just so cool!!!!! (n/t)

mmurray590 20 09/12/2016 11:15AM

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David Croft 28 09/12/2016 10:29AM

A very cool story and pic ! (n/t)

Steve Clements 25 09/12/2016 08:48AM

That's incredible! Big ole shell!!! (n/t)

Fyrguy86 30 09/12/2016 08:41AM

Great photo John! It would be great to recreate that photo now. (n/t)

Donnie B 21 09/12/2016 08:38AM

Great story John. Hope you do get to go back one day. (n/t)

LeadHead 33 09/11/2016 01:26PM

That is a cool childhood ! I bet there was a lot of BIG artillery shells there! (n/t)

A HUNTER 28 09/11/2016 05:28AM

I read that there were about 165,000 shells fired from the battleships offshore alone. Thats crazy.. (n/t)

Brdhunt 29 09/11/2016 09:41AM

I can remember.... Attachments

John K. in Va. 160 09/11/2016 11:22AM

Re: I can remember....

Keith Sylvester 27 09/13/2016 10:47AM

Now that's a shell! (n/t)

nc-joe 24 09/12/2016 07:13PM

Those things are massive! That is such a cool picture. I could not imagine a barrage of those things coming in. (n/t)

Brdhunt 33 09/11/2016 08:34PM

I went on the battleship North Carolina once and they showed how much powder/cordite they put behind those shells and it was Unreal ! Several HUGE bags of it ! (n/t)

A HUNTER 23 09/12/2016 01:42AM

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Doc Watson 30 09/10/2016 11:16PM

What an incredible adventure! Holy Cow! (n/t)

Rodney Cox (csadoc) 29 09/10/2016 11:08PM

Okinawa Japan in the mid 70's

Confedreb 58 09/10/2016 07:21PM

Very cool Do you still have some of those finds??? (n/t)

Jim F. (In.) 30 09/10/2016 12:51PM

Treasure hunting on such a grand scale...A dream come true. (n/t)

chris taylor 35 09/10/2016 10:17AM

Re: Treasure hunting on such a grand scale...A dream come true.

biggdaddy 32 09/10/2016 11:27AM

What a playground you had, really cool.... Looks like a young Chase sitting there (n/t)

Va Dave 30 09/10/2016 09:33AM

Just WOW!!

Towvan 67 09/10/2016 08:18AM

Re: Just WOW!!

John K. in Va. 85 09/10/2016 01:30PM

That had to have been one hell of an adventure for a 10 yr old John...We use to play army in our back pasture,,But to actually have been where it happened .That would be something else..Great memory to have. (n/t)

xlting 28 09/10/2016 06:39AM

It's nice that you have the photo and the memory of those times, John. I enjoyed reading this post and others' replies... (n/t)

Doug Stokes 26 09/10/2016 01:22AM

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magjean2004@yahoo.com 29 09/09/2016 11:46PM

What about DIS I Diggin in Siapan ,,,I'm game Wave (n/t)

gbantiques 33 09/09/2016 11:33PM

I'd love to be able to explore a place like that. (n/t)

ericchampigny 29 09/09/2016 05:38PM

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Metaldetectoh 29 09/09/2016 04:52PM

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Metaldetectoh 23 09/09/2016 04:52PM

Quite a head of hair ! Pos. the first Beetle ???so cool (n/t)

Allan P Hunt 34 09/09/2016 04:47PM

Man that is cool (n/t)

Leebo in SC 27 09/09/2016 12:53PM

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Dennis Andrick 32 09/09/2016 12:46PM

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dough 32 09/09/2016 12:44PM

Very cool story John!

nc digger 28 09/09/2016 11:57AM

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Plugmaster Ford 29 09/09/2016 11:41AM

that reminds me of a place I hunted in doswell VA on

gbantiques 46 09/09/2016 11:22AM

Wow!! Very cool! (n/t)

cumberlandgray 31 09/09/2016 10:53AM

That's pretty awesome John. I bet it was like treasure hunting every day you were there.

carolinaboy 33 09/09/2016 10:53AM

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Magicfireman 32 09/09/2016 09:02AM

That sure is a neat way to get started...

DiggerDean 25 09/09/2016 08:42AM

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Flyntgr 29 09/09/2016 08:36AM

Good Story John. I can relate as I spent time in the Navy homeported out of Guam, lots of WW2 ordnance left there as well.. (n/t)

John S.(NY) 30 09/09/2016 08:01AM

Re: That is too cool,that just shows how life experiences when your young influence you forever,I hope you make it back there!!! I bet as a kid you wanted to pull the pin on those grenades!! (n/t)

s. p. watson 27 09/09/2016 08:00AM

Very Cool! That is what it is all about is preserving history so we don't forget the sacrifices of the soldiers. (n/t)

Mike S. N Tn. 27 09/09/2016 07:59AM

You mean you didn't dig the plane up? shrug Great story! good job

ScottTX 30 09/09/2016 07:53AM

That's a neat picture John. Hope you can work it out to go back soon. Maybe you could look for Amelia while your there....

EdTravis 28 09/09/2016 07:40AM

Thanks for sharing your memories John....

treasurehound 22 09/09/2016 07:32AM

That's interesting John. It would be nice if you could go back to the same spot, and take a picture!smoking smiley (n/t)

Ga/goatee 24 09/09/2016 07:14AM

Wow !!! I can see how you would get hooked on relic hunting. (n/t)

crysh12 27 09/09/2016 07:09AM

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Gord (Tecumseh) 34 09/09/2016 06:58AM

John and Rose let us know which way the hunt will go.

Ken in Cinti 477 09/02/2016 05:51PM

Re: John and Rose let us know which way the hunt will go.

grovehunter 47 09/18/2016 12:02PM

Me to Bill (n/t)

Ken in Cinti 42 09/04/2016 08:08AM

Re: John and Rose let us know which way the hunt will go.

Redleg Bill 91 09/03/2016 08:22PM

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