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February 21, 2016

This relic hunt took place back on November 15-17, 2015, but I'm sending this story out now in anticipation for a busy March. Coles Hill was the site of Federal winter encampments during the Civil War. On the outskirts of the property we hunted, ther...

October 8, 2015

Patience is a virtue when it comes to relic hunting. Don't expect to find "gold" (neither literally nor figuratively) every time you get a signal. A good majority of the time you'll find rusty pieces of iron, nails, modern trash, and other junk. Some...

October 2, 2015

Most of the sites that I have hunted for relics, to the untrained eye, look like nothing more than some woods, farmland, and cow pastures. Sure, today that's what they're used for. But 150 years ago, some of these sites were home to the camps of thou...

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Hi everyone! My name is Tim Murphy. I'm a graduate of the College of William and Mary, passionate historian, and an avid outdoorist. A few years ago, I decided to start a website dedicated to our nation's rich history, diverse culture, and breath-taking nature. Follow along as we explore and discover the wonders America has to offer!

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