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Another Hoard, this one machined out

Metal detectorist Jason Massey? lives in Taunton, is ex-military and runs 'a group called Detecting For Veteran's (sic)'. This is for 'Armed Forces Veteran's (sic) who Metal detect'. Here he is on Twitter:Jason Massey? @jlmassey7310 godz.10 godzin temuWOW what a day only went and found our first HOARD on my Christmas ???? charity dig today. 206 Romans and a silver Roman ring.
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