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Treasure Trove finds day
« on: April 24, 2015, 12:03:57 PM »
Just a wee heads up that tomorrow's TT finds Day at Kelvingrove museum has been cancelled, the one in St Andrews is still going ahead though
4 coin hoards.

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Re: Treasure Trove finds day
« Reply #1 on: April 24, 2015, 12:30:48 PM »
Probably too busy looking though all the finds, reported via email, from DS members  ;D
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Re: Treasure Trove finds day
« Reply #2 on: April 24, 2015, 01:54:31 PM »
Thanks for letting us know, just saved me a trek up there tomorrow .
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Re: Treasure Trove finds day
« Reply #3 on: April 24, 2015, 06:41:57 PM »
  they have been busy digging in field with me
Falkirk Museum on display : Iron Age Hoard biggest find in Falkirk District since 1933
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Re: Treasure Trove finds day
« Reply #4 on: April 24, 2015, 07:18:05 PM »
  they have been busy digging in field with me

...what did you find then, must be something good  ;) ;D

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Re: Treasure Trove finds day
« Reply #5 on: April 24, 2015, 07:19:05 PM »
 ;D ;D ;) ;)
Falkirk Museum on display : Iron Age Hoard biggest find in Falkirk District since 1933
Linlithgow Annet House Museum on display : Bronze Age Axe/ Papal Bulla/Toy Hammer
National Museum : Roman Mounts/Medieval pendents 28 x TT claimed cert
Finest Medieval Sliver Fede Ring Ever Found In Scotland

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Re: Treasure Trove finds day
« Reply #6 on: April 24, 2015, 07:27:04 PM »

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Re: Treasure Trove finds day
« Reply #7 on: April 24, 2015, 07:29:01 PM »
 I was Friday Sat and  monday you know the score derek   ;)
Falkirk Museum on display : Iron Age Hoard biggest find in Falkirk District since 1933
Linlithgow Annet House Museum on display : Bronze Age Axe/ Papal Bulla/Toy Hammer
National Museum : Roman Mounts/Medieval pendents 28 x TT claimed cert
Finest Medieval Sliver Fede Ring Ever Found In Scotland

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Re: Treasure Trove finds day
« Reply #8 on: April 24, 2015, 07:31:46 PM »
...okay, must be big, when do you think they will announce it?

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Re: Treasure Trove finds day
« Reply #9 on: April 24, 2015, 07:35:05 PM »
 not sure mate the farmer not keen to let anybody know ie detector mania and think they might want another dig ;D
Falkirk Museum on display : Iron Age Hoard biggest find in Falkirk District since 1933
Linlithgow Annet House Museum on display : Bronze Age Axe/ Papal Bulla/Toy Hammer
National Museum : Roman Mounts/Medieval pendents 28 x TT claimed cert
Finest Medieval Sliver Fede Ring Ever Found In Scotland

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Re: Treasure Trove finds day
« Reply #10 on: April 24, 2015, 07:36:41 PM »
...nice one mate!! Were AOC involved or just TT, and any archaeology?

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Re: Treasure Trove finds day
« Reply #11 on: April 24, 2015, 07:43:58 PM »
TT and half dozen archaeologists
Falkirk Museum on display : Iron Age Hoard biggest find in Falkirk District since 1933
Linlithgow Annet House Museum on display : Bronze Age Axe/ Papal Bulla/Toy Hammer
National Museum : Roman Mounts/Medieval pendents 28 x TT claimed cert
Finest Medieval Sliver Fede Ring Ever Found In Scotland