Mr Troon, from nearby Redruth and part of a metal detecting
club, said: "We were buzzing with excitement.
Eighteen months later, Mr Rossiter was searching with the Yorkshire Searchers Metal Detecting
Club at Green Hammerton, near Harrogate, in April 2015, when he found the 15th century gold ring.
Examiner reporter Andrew Robinson and four-year-old son Harry joined the Huddersfield-based Team of Yorkshire Metal Detecting
Group for a spot of magnet fishing on the Huddersfield Broad Canal.
One veteran, who asked not to be named, said: "Until I started metal detecting
with the help of Sharon and Derek, I wouldn't leave my home.
The dad of two, who goes metal detecting
in his spare time, shares his finds on Twitter.
Kevin Higgs discovered a latemedieval gold ring in Pembroke in February 2014 while metal detecting
DETECTORISTS (BBC4, 10pm) HIDDEN away on BBC4 is this charming sitcom (BAFTA winning no less), about a couple of metal detecting
At the nearby site of Vindolanda Roman fort, where annual organised excavations have produced remarkable finds, director of the Vindolanda Trust Patricia Birley said: "The trust deplores the illegal use of metal detecting
We recognise that the majority of the metal detecting
community comply with the laws and regulations relating to the discovery and recovery of objects from the land, but just as it is against the law to break into someone's house and steal their possessions, so it is illegal to damage land and steal valuable historical artefacts.
The metal detecting
equipment company Minelab has set up a direct presence in Dubai in the form of Minelab MEA General Trading llc.
Pal Terry Metcalfe, who organised the unique guard of honour, said: "He loved metal detecting
The inquest heard two of the items, the silver coins and decorative silver strap end, were found by metal detecting
enthusiast Chris Morris, of Pantymwyn in Flintshire.