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Discussion in 'Members Hobbies' started by thriftybri, Jan 11, 2018.

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    thriftybri Gardener

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    hi, as well as gardening, im a metaldetectorist, diecast toy collector/ restorer, coin collector, trenchart style item maker, collect old postcards pictures north yorks coast,
    carbooting,skip ratting, food for free( foraging, ) man cave person hows that:awesome:
     
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      @thriftybri Well you have a great collection of hobbies [​IMG]...nothing better than keeping the mind busy :biggrin:
       
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        have to do something whilst im waiting for a little job that suits me
         
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          @thriftybri Well at least it's keeping you on best behaviour :whistle:
           
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            don't bank on that
             
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              Have you got any interesting finds to share with us?
               
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                one or two you want to see them?
                 
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                  Oh yes please :)
                   
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                      Wow love your old coins @thriftybri wouldn’t mind seeing some of the detail close up.Fanatastic collection and thanks for sharing them with us:love30:

                      I seem to have a natural knack of stepping out of our car in muddy /grassy fields when on day trips out and having to park in overflow car parks and after glancing down seeing the odd old £1coins impressed into the mud.I expect that now they have changed shape I won’t find any for a few years now:snorky:
                       
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                        mmmmmmmmmm I have a car park to hunt on got 130 quid in first year on there not many on top but that was all sorts 50ps 20ps etc and a few mills hand grenade base plugs would rather dig war relics up anyday coins are just a bonus I will post better pictures of my finds soon
                         
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                          one of my mills grenade bottom plug end I have 7 of these all found on the same field also a 1936 silver 3d holed
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                            better picture of another grenade plug end mills number 36 also all finds from that day
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                                that's only my detecting finds bits got another coin collection plus sets of coins tokens etc
                                 
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