Sunday, 30 June 2013
The Fishpool Hoard of 1,237 15th century gold coins, four rings and four other pieces of jewellery, and gold chain was discovered by workmen on a building site in Ravenshead, Nottinghamshire, England in 1966.
Saturday, 29 June 2013
Colombian armed groups are reaping profits from illegal gold mining that are five times greater than returns from cocaine, according to Colonel Hector Paez, acting director of the country’s rural police division.
Wednesday, 26 June 2013
The Frome Hoard is a hoard of 52,503 Roman coins found in April 2010 by Dave Crisp near Frome in Somerset, England.
|After being declared a treasure, the hoard was valued at £320,250 and shared equally between the finder and the land owner.|
Saturday, 22 June 2013
Tuesday, 18 June 2013
Monday, 17 June 2013
|1715 Fleet ships believed to have been found are:|
1 - Nuestra Senora de la Regla
2 - Santo Cristo de San Roman
3 - Nuestra Senora del Carmen
4 - Nuestra Señora de La Popa
5 - Nuestra Senora del Rosario
6 - Urca de Lima
7 - Nuestra Senora de las Nieves
|-||Ships of the 1715 Fleet never located are the:|
8 - Maria Galante
9 - El Senor San Miguel
10 - El Cievro
11 - Nuestra Senora de la Concepcion
12 - Griffon made it safely and went on to France
VERO BEACH — Bonnie Schubert couldn’t believe her eyes when, about 1,000 feet off Frederick Douglass Beach near Fort Pierce, she came face to face with a solid gold statue of a bird that had lain under the Atlantic Ocean exactly 295 years and 15 days.
Saturday, 15 June 2013
It is the first hoard of coins found in the island for more than 60 years. Several hoards of Celtic coins have been found in Jersey before but the largest was in 1935 at La Marquanderie when more than 11,000 were discovered.