Archive for April, 2013

A few coins, my first quarter and nickel, no silver.


A few coins, my first quarter and nickel, no silver.

Found my first quarter and nickel while searched the main fairgrounds at South Park, in Allegheny County PA. I joined a club called the Monroeville Area Metal Detectors and along with the membership fee comes a letter giving the holder permission to metal detect in all Allegheny County Parks.

Madison Type Arrowhead found in western PA on 4/7/2013


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I found this arrowhead while metal detecting over the weekend. I t was just laying on top of the soil. I have found that it is a Madison Type arrowhead dated between 200 and 1100 years old.