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Metal detecting courses and workshops. Learn how to use a metal detector to locate coins and other treasure finds and - plus gain a fun and rewarding hobby!

Next course on 18th March 2018
Metal detecting - how it can help you find your area's past. Course content: The history of the metal detector and how they work; great finds made by amateurs and their contribution to local history. Types of pottery finds and what to look for when field walking. Interpreting the evidence and reconstructing the past. Research into the background of your area and gaining permission to search. Creating an archive with field reports. Drawing your finds...