When a metal detector goes 'beep'
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What happens when a metal detectorist makes a find?

Experienced metal detectorist Stuart Elton describes his hobby as "dry land fishing".

While out filming with the BBC in Essex, his detector emits a solid mid-range pitch suggesting something beneath the ground was worth exploring.

But was it treasure? Not this time.

  • 17 Jan 2016