the Searcher: the informed voice of metal detecting.
What’s new in this issue?
We celebrate the finding of the Chew Valley Hoard. The largest hoard from the immediate post-Conquest period. We cover the significance of the coin hoard which are in excellent condition. We also have a Roman siliquae hoard and another gold and silver coin hoard found with a Garrett Ace. Jon Long shares his successful years so far with four gold coins to date and we announce The Searcher’s Nations’ Greatest Finds competition winners from England, Wales, Scotland, Isle of Man and the Netherlands.