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detector that gives a signal when it detects the presence of metal

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Marek Zacharko, a member of the Huddersfield-based metal detecting group, said that objects such as weapons and ammunition were always handed in to the local police station.
I knew I had to get out of my house to exercise and live free from the effects of my post-traumatic stress disorder but nothing I tried worked until I began metal detecting.
Pembrokeshire coroner Mark Layton said: "A silver-gilt fede ('faith') ring was found at Lamphey by Phil Jenkins while he was metal detecting in October 2013.
And there's a pitiful meeting of the Danebury Metal Detecting Club, knocking about ideas to raise money, like a naked calendar.
The Wall sites are legally protected as scheduled ancient monuments, and it is a criminal offence to use a metal detecting equipment without authorisation.
The National Trust wants the public to enjoy its many and varied sites, such as these, but cannot tolerate illegal metal detecting that harms the appreciation of our collective heritage.
Jonny, of Marske, pictured in metal detecting action, top, and with wife Anne, above, died aged 74 after a short cancer battle.
Mr Morris, a member of a metal detecting club in Mold who regularly goes out on Thursdays and Sundays, said: "They could be worth in the thousands rather than the hundreds of pounds".
A METAL detecting enthusiast has unearthed a 3,000-year-old bronze age axe in a farmer's field.
The club's security team is now looking out for those with metal detecting equipment sneaking into the complex.
Family Hardware also offers a metal detecting service to find lost items.
In a book that charts the relationship between metal detectors and archaeologists since World War II, contributors consider whether amateurs using metal detecting gear are an uncontrollable threat to the proper study of the past or enthusiasts who have a legitimate interest in the past.
You can tell, though, he is chuffed to bits that Katie has got the metal detecting bug.
Blaine is one of the nation's most accomplished hunters as well as the Secretary of the Austin Metal Detecting Club (www.
The unit's memory holds metal detecting parameters for 100 different products, enabling quick changeover.