Britain’s archaeologists are dumping tens of thousands of unrecorded finds; pottery fragments; flint tools; medieval coins; for no better reason – they claim – than a lack of proper storage facilities. This deplorable situation was first revealed back in June 2016, by Patrick Sawer, the Daily Telegraph’s Senior Reporter.
My adopted club, the Central Florida Metal Detecting Club, recently put together an on-line (and downloadable) metal detecting handbook. It puts out there what their club does for all to see and importantly makes an excellent reference point for landowners.
It must be a real bastard when someone you detest comes up with the goodies and lifestyle that’s eluded you because you put your shirt on the wrong horse.