Home > Finds & Metal Detecting Journal & Research and Permission > One good reason you should let detectorists hunt your historic yard. One good reason you should let detectorists hunt your historic yard. Scott Clark April 21, 2013 Finds, Metal Detecting Journal, Research and Permission This is the type of thing that detectorists can rid from your lawn if you give them permission. This blade was just below grass level. It would ruin your day if you found it while going barefoot in the grass. (Or detecting without gloves) Tweet Pin It About Author Scott Clark Award-winning metal detecting expert involved in adventures throughout the USA (but mostly in Kentucky,) Scott Clark is a frequent presence in Archaeology projects around the commonwealth.