Friday, December 31, 2010

Elderly Woman Discovers Hoard of 3rd Century Coins in Field


AN ELDERLY metal-detecting enthusiast has told how she found a hoard of 3,600 coins dating back to the third century in a field near York.

Marjorie Dandy, 75, of Thornton-le-Clay, near Malton, said the bronze coins had been buried inside three pots, one of which had survived intact.

She was speaking after . . .

Full story at: The York Press

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