On 14/10/2010 11:48, Nicholson, Andrew wrote:
>> the Swedes principle (I think) is all archaeological material is the
> property of the crown/state and the people they represent.
> Which is the way the law works in Scotland too, and has done for many
> years, and no-one appears to have argued or ruled against that...
As a matter of interest, do you have an idea what proportion of metal
detectors' finds in Scotland are reported? At a recent meeting in
Dorset, the metal detectors present estimated that about 25% of finds