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Guest Post…Lisa Hume MacIntyre

Today is “guest post” day, and my favorite arkie (in fact the only arkie I will listen to), Lisa MacIntyre does the honors.   I have read through her comments here and have some thoughts but will share them later.  Please feel free … Continue reading

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A Guest Post by Lisa Hume MacIntrye, Archaeologist…

Over the past couple of months I have gotten to know Lisa MacIntrye a little better, and have to say that she is my kind of arkie (so far anyway).  That should be very telling because I am not on their … Continue reading

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Practicalities & Fieldcraft in the U.K.

Metal Detecting – ‘Everyman’s Archaeology’? by John Howland Archaeology is the study of human activity through the recovery and analysis of artifacts, architecture, and cultural(?) landscapes. The method one chooses to examine any of the aforementioned facets can be either … Continue reading

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Not the Only Grouch…

Well now I know John Winter is an okay Brit, and his latest blog post proves it.  Yup, he finally put it out there for all to see.  He admitted he’s a grumpy old git (think git means the same … Continue reading

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Looking Back…

2014 …has not been a good year for yours truly and for a lot of reasons, most of which I don’t care to discuss, nor are you interested in hearing.  My biggest regret or should I say biggest problem is … Continue reading

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This & That…

WHAT TO SAY WHEN YOU HAVE NOTHING TO SAY…. Writing a metal detecting blog without actually getting out and doing it is difficult to say the least. Then again  even if I was able to, I doubt I could get … Continue reading

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A Professional Detectorist…To Be or Not to Be!

On his Detecting US History Facebook page my good friend Stan Shoemaker posted the following: “I’d like to take a moment to share how I feel about a few things about this hobby. First and foremost it’s strictly a hobby … Continue reading

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Another Mixed Bag…

Since the sun’s rays are unworthy of my adonis-like body and my aches and pains not worth aggravating, I dont’ have much to offer this time around. No exciting photos of finds to wow you with or stories of bravery and valor. 

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Damn Glad I Asked…

About two weeks ago Fay and I were on our way to social gathering, and I noticed an old abandoned house situated on about two acres of land. It looked reasonably old as did the couple of outbuildings in back.  The … Continue reading

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Remembering Mulligan…

Mulligan was a dog.  A Golden Retriever and one very handsome devil!  He left this world today and it won’t be the same for his owner archaeologist Lisa MacIntyre or for that matter me.  You see since befriending Lisa a few … Continue reading

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