large cent Archive
This was the first hunt at a site that was supposedly a stagecoach inn between 1790 and 1850 in South-Central Kentucky. It was well positioned between the Kentucky river and more populated areas along a now-defunct route for wagons and stagecoaches. The owners were wonderful folks, offering me generous access and incredible hospitality. I
Here’s the latest high-definition live digs video including my day-long hunt at an 1860/1870 house, some great coins and a terrific artifact. I recommend you watch large and in HD. I cut down the length of the video a bit based on feedback from others. I will try to run 7-8 minutes on live
The house looked perfect. As soon as I put my coil to the ground I knew my day was going to be a tough one. Iron filled soil immediately nulled out my machine and I had to switch to the slow, brutal two-tone ferrous approach for the rest of the day. I started out late
I’ve been enjoying the soft ground and milder temps to get out and do some hunting. At one 1820’s house I got a solid 12-45 on the E-trac near an old tree stump. Underground, it was almost solid rotten wood – but the signal was pure and consistent. With only a 20 second dig time,
You might want to bump this to HD to watch. My first video using the Hero2 head cam for part of the hunt.