Finds of the Month

June 2018 Coin of the Month

PlacePhotoDescriptionFound by
1stDupondius of Marcus Aurelius 180 ADTom Moran
2ndEdward IV half groatJackie Smith
3rdHenry VIII groatBrian James

June 2018 Artefact of the Month

PlacePhotoDescriptionFound by
1stBronze age palstave axe tip ca. 1600 BCJackie Smith
2ndRoman lead boxBrian James
3rdNo photo availableEarringPhil Moy

April 2018 Coin of the Month

PlacePhotoDescriptionFound by
1stJames I shillingJames Cain
2ndNo photo availableGeorge III pennyNigel Green
Joint 3rdNo photo availableJames I half-groatRob Jones
Joint 3rdNo photo availableEdward I pennyPhil Moy

April 2018 Artefact of the Month

PlacePhotoDescriptionFound by
1st15th century crucifixMike Morgan
2ndLove seal ‘Forget me not’Nigel Green
3rd1752 Portuguese guinea weightPaul Williams

April 2018 Coin of the Month

PlacePhotoDescriptionFound by
1stJames II 1690 half-crown, gun moneyJackie Smith
2ndGeorge V 1916 silver threepenceAbbie Edgar
3rdElizabeth I sixpencePaul Haberla

April 2018 Artefact of the Month

PlacePhotoDescriptionFound by
1st1866 seated silver half dollar made into a buttonJohn Titchen
2ndMedieval pilgrim’s ampullaLol Moulsdale
3rd1754 sack sealPeter Stephenson

March 2018 Coin of the Month

PlacePhotoDescriptionFound by
1stGeorge II 1746 Lima Half-CrownPaul Parnell
2ndEdward III GroatRob Lyon
3rdConstans Roman CoinPhil Moy

March 2018 Artefact of the Month

PlacePhotoDescriptionFound by
1stBronze Age Axe HeadLoll Moulsdale
2ndNo photo available1930/1940s Ladies Compact CaseRob Jones
3rdWWI Sweetheart BroochPhil Moy

February 2018 Coin of the Month

PlacePhotoDescriptionFound by
1stHenry III PennyPhil Moy
2ndGothic FlorinDave Shiffman
3rdNo photo available1920 Half CrownAndy Higgins

February 2018 Artefact of the Month

PlacePhotoDescriptionFound by
1stNo photo availableLion’s Head Cloak FastenerMick Morgan
2ndRoyal Engineers Cap BadgeCyril Hathaway
3rdBroken Pipe Tamper (circa 1650)Bill Fawcett

January 2018 Coin of the Month

PlacePhotoDescriptionFound by
1stJames I, Scottish PennyDave Shiffman
2ndElizabeth I, Half GroatAndy Higgins

January 2018 Artefact of the Month

PlacePhotoDescriptionFound by
1stWirral type Roman BroochDave Martin
2ndPersian Turquoise and Gold RingGeorge Fowles