Forgotten History – Metal Detecting Blog

Reviews and technical characteristics of Metal Detectors, metal detecting tips and lifehacks, stories about finds founded by diggers around the world (Gold and Silver coins, Treasure, WWI and WWII relics and ect.)

Best Metal Detectors in 2018

Metal Detecting is a unique way to touch a history that could be forgotten forever. When you find your first coin or other old find, you will have an incredible feeling. You will have the opportunity to hold things that have lain in the ground for a hundred, two hundred or even one thousand years!
How many old coins, jewelry and relics can you still find? Our land is very rich in historical events. Diggers throughout Great Britain have been found many treasures of the times of the Roman Empire. And how many relics of the Second World War lies still in the ground? Finding such artifacts is accompanied by unreasonable emotions. History should not be forgotten.

We strongly recommend comply the rules and laws of the United Kingdom while searching with metal detector.

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Photos: 10 Photos of WWII Relics. Pt. 2

Have you ever found the helmet of a German soldier? Or bayonet knife, which have been laid in the ground for 70 years?  Here is the second part of WWII Relics finds, that was found by diggers. More than seventy years have passed, but some of these things look like they were made yesterday… “Success is …

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Minelab Equinox 800 vs XP Deus vs Makro Multi Kruzer 2018

Are you ready for super-battle: Minelab Equinox 800 vs XP Deus vs Makro Multi Kruzer? Which detector is better? Which detector to buy in 2018? Let’s get ready to rumble! As ever, waiting for your comments. Video-test of the depth: The author of the video EnglandsHistory Technical Specifications of Metal Detectors: Minelab Equinox 800 MORE INFORMATION XP …

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Test: Minelab Equinox 800 vs Makro Multi Kruzer 2018

Today we offer you a test of two new super metal detectors of 2018: Minelab Equinox 800 vs Makro Multi Kruzer! It will be a great fight! Enjoy watching: The author of the video Adrian Harris What metal detector do you prefer more? Waiting for your reply in the comments. Technical Specifications of Metal Detectors: Minelab Equinox …

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Forgotten History: Metal Detecting Tips

Hello, diggers! Today I want to share some my detecting tips. I hope they will be of use to you. General Detecting Tips I get a lot of inquiries from people just starting out in the hobby asking about what type of detector they should buy. There is no canned answer to this question as …

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