If they are treasure cases... then they go into the Treasure Report.
Archaeologists are subject to reporting treasure as any other citizen.
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Sent: Wednesday, November 26, 2008 1:41 PM
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Subject: Re: [BRITARCH] PAS Treasure Report
On Wed, 26 Nov 2008 09:30:33 +0100, Gary Brun <[log in to unmask]>
>Out of 1257 treasure cases
>Metal Detecting 1171 93.16%
>Chance Find 30 2.39%
>Archaeological Find 53 4.21%
>Reported by buyer 3 0.24%
>I was surprised to see only 30 for archaeological discovery.
>I thought it would have been a lot more than that???
But the PAS don't normally deal with organised excavation finds so I'd be
interested to see exactly why they dealt with these cases and what they