Friday, January 04, 2013

16th Century Coins Found on School Grounds

Silver Coin Melt Values
Treasure hunter Iain Fraser has found coins dating back to the mid 1500s at Hannahs school campus at Seale-Hayne.

Mr Fraser obtained special permission from Hannahs to detect the land at Seale-Hayne. After a quick look at some old maps he started searching in the corner of a field which was near the old farm, in those days known as 'Houghton Barton'.

Within two hours he had found . . .

Read more at This is Plymouth

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