Does anyone metal detect around here?
My hobby is rescuing old coins in the ground at old private properties with a metal detector. I've done this hobby for a few months now and follow a strict code of ethics.
Locations and permissions wanted (pre 1940)
> old homes
> picnic groves (church, community)
> swimming holes
> fairgrounds (past, no longer used)
It is not profitable. The coins are rarely valuable. It is just a hobby that I enjoy on my days off.
No visible evidence of my hunt will remain. No open holes. Metallic trash removed. Identifiable items are returned to the owners (e.g. engraved class rings / family heirlooms.)
Do you have such a property?
Do you know someone who would grant permission?
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