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Posted: Mon Mar 25, 2002 2:16 pm
by SB
Do bits and pieces turn up around the village from time to time ? With thousands of troops billeted in fields around Five Ash lane it would appear likely. Say some chaps with metal detectors looking last week. Just wondered.

Posted: Wed Mar 27, 2002 6:52 pm
by PRS
I've found the odd regiemntal cap badge in our garden over the past 30 years!

Posted: Thu Mar 28, 2002 6:32 pm
by Stephen
I am sure there must lots of bits and pieces around the areas of the old camps, the majority of which are now just fields. I am not sure of the law if something is found ?

Interesting to hear that some people have been seen using metal detectors in the area. I would have thought the attraction would have been gold coins and booty from the Saxon and Roman era rather than old military stuff. Also I suppose there is a slightly greater chance of finding something around the village than winning on the lottery ! This is based my evidence of winning nothing on the lottery to date !

Happy Easter to all !