Club Finds

February 2020 Coin of the Month

PlacePhotoDescriptionFound by
1stDiva Faustina Denarius AD 138-140Peter Forshaw
2ndQueen Victoria Gold Half Sovereign 1855Paul Morgan
3rd Queen Elizabeth 1st Shilling 1582-1600Steve Westwood

February 2020 Artefact of the Month

PlacePhotoDescriptionFound by
1stEarly 1900’s Elephant Head BroachPaul Carpenter
2ndMedieval Fishing WeightMark Bentley
3rd1915 Active Service MedalDave Shiffman

January 2020 Coin of the Month

PlacePhotoDescriptionFound by
1stKing Henry VIII Half PennyMike Morgan Snr
2ndKing Henry V Half PennyPaul Haberla
3rdQueen Victoria Gothic Florin 1881Phil Hessey

January 2020 Artefact of the Month

PlacePhotoDescriptionFound by
1stSnake BuckleGraeme Ferguson
2ndHorse BrassPaul Haberla

December 2019 Coin of the Month

PlacePhotoDescriptionFound by
1st1893 Victoria half sovereignCyril Hathaway
2ndGeorge III half crownMichelle Power
3rd1879 Victoria Gothic FlorinDave Shiffman
4th1899 Victoria half crownPhil Moy

December 2019 Artefact of the Month

PlacePhotoDescriptionFound by
1stLead soldier pencil sharpenerPaul Williams
2ndHead of King George VPhilip Moy

November 2019 Coin of the Month

PlacePhotoDescriptionFound by
1stKing John Voided short cross penny Durham mint 1119-1216Mike Morgan Snr
2ndVictoria 1806 sixpenceDavid Shiffman
3rdEdward I Penny London MintMichelle Power

November 2019 Artefact of the Month

PlacePhotoDescriptionFound by
1stRoman FibulaCyril Hathaway
2ndQueen Victoria Empress Jubilee medalMike Morgan Snr
3rdFireman’s 1940 ButtonDavid Shiffman

October 2019 Coin of the Month

PlacePhotoDescriptionFound by
1stTetricus Antoninianus 207ADPhil Moy
2ndCharles and Diana Wedding Crown 1981Dave Shiffman

October 2019 Artefact of the Month

PlacePhotoDescriptionFound by
1stEarl of Chester Yeomanry Cap Badge (WWI)Rob Jones
2ndNo photo availableSilver Fob 1891Mick Morgan
3rdWhite Star Line Tunic ButtonColin Edwards

September 2019 Coin of the Month

PlacePhotoDescriptionFound by
1stPortuguese Gold 4000 Reis Cut HalfAndy Higgins
2ndHenry III pennyRob Taylor
3rdVictorian Groat 1840Dave Shiffman

September 2019 Artefact of the Month

PlacePhotoDescriptionFound by
1stLiverpool metal diaryBrian James
2ndWilliam III Love TokenDave Shiffman
3rdMedieval Acorn MountAndy Higgins

August 2019 Coin of the Month

PlacePhotoDescriptionFound by
1stCharles II Hibernia HalfpennyPaul Haberla
2nd1838 Victorian Groat (4d)Mick Morgan
3rd1851 Russian 25 KopeksDave Shiffman

August 2019 Artefact of the Month

PlacePhotoDescriptionFound by
1stCharles VI (France) JettonPaul Carpenter
2ndMedieval Pewter CrucifixBarry Dixon
3rdAshton and Haydock Miners Medallion dated June 20 1891Dave Shiffman

July 2019 Coin of the Month

PlacePhotoDescriptionFound by
1st1273 Edward I Short Cross PennyNigel Green
2ndTetricus I (AD 279 – 274) Roman CoinPhil Moy
3rd1892 Victoria Jubilee Head SixpenceDave Shiffman

July 2019 Artefact of the Month

PlacePhotoDescriptionFound by
1st1700s Lords Prayer Tablet (printed in reverse)Michelle Power
2nd1500 – 1700 Horn BookNigel Green
3rd1700s – 1800s 95th Rifles (Sharp’s Regiment) Shako BadgePaul Parnell

June 2019 Coin of the Month

PlacePhotoDescriptionFound by
1stEdward I PennyMichelle Power
2ndGeorge IV HalfpennyDave Shiffman
3rd1819 George III Shilling with a countermarkArthur Holden

June 2019 Artefact of the Month

PlacePhotoDescriptionFound by
1stBronze Age SpearheadPaul Carpenter
2ndVictorian Toy CannonPaul Williams

May 2019 Coin of the Month

PlacePhotoDescriptionFound by
1stEdward II HalfpennyPaul Parnell
2ndEdward I PennyAndy Higgins
3rdWilliam IV ShillingDave Shiffman

May 2019 Artefact of the Month

PlacePhotoDescriptionFound by
1stModel Silver SpitfireMick Morgan
2ndBoer War Medal 1899 -1900Rob Jones
3rdSpindle WhorlPaul Parnell

April 2019 Coin of the Month

PlacePhotoDescriptionFound by
1stHenry II PennyBarry Dixon
2ndRoman Coin Diva FaustinaDave Blake
3rdHenry III PennyCyril Hathaway

April 2019 Artefact of the Month

PlacePhotoDescriptionFound by
1stBronze Age Flat AxePaul Haberla
2ndRoman Fibula BroochPaul Parnell
3rdToy CannonCyril Hathaway

March 2019 Coin of the Month

PlacePhotoDescriptionFound by
1stMaurice Tiberius Gold TremisisPhil Moy
2ndEdward IV GroatPaul Williams

March 2019 Artefact of the Month

PlacePhotoDescriptionFound by
1stWWI Silver MedalGlen Cooper
2ndSpade Half Guinea Gaming TokenMichelle Power
3rdGeorgian Seal MatrixPaul Williams

February 2019 Coin of the Month

PlacePhotoDescriptionFound by
1st1893 Victoria Half SovereignDave Shiffman
2ndEdward III PennyPaul Williams
3rdRoman DenariusLee Challinor

February 2019 Artefact of the Month

PlacePhotoDescriptionFound by
1stEnameled Cruciform Strap JunctionJohnTitchen
2ndRoman Fibula BroochMark Bentley
3rdVictorian Gold and Silver Watch FobGraeme Ferguson
4thEagle Head PendantPaul Williams

January 2019 Coin of the Month

PlacePhotoDescriptionFound by
1stCharles 1st Half GroatPaul Williams
2nd1926 George V Half CrownLol Moulsdale
3rd1876 Victorian ShillingPaul Williams

January 2019 Artefact of the Month

PlacePhotoDescriptionFound by
1stSilver Sweetheart BroochLoll Moulsdale
2nd8-ounce Trade Weight / StampMichelle Power
3rdGunpowder CapPaul Williams