1. RESEARCH

 

Permissions and Insurance

Both NCMD and FID offer public liability insurance to their members. NARC is affiliated to NCMD but we respect the rights of individuals to have a free choice:

Anyone wishing to go metal detecting on Crown Estate foreshore will require a permit. You can read all about it and get your permit here:

Publications

Online eZines

Relic Hunter
Relic Hunter Magazine always gives you the best in exciting discoveries from recent hunts, great photography, the latest technology, accessories, and personal interviews from all over the world!
 

Magazines

A stimulating monthly magazine which is crammed full every month with: Identification, news and views, collections, detailed articles about your finds, field tests and book reviews. And much more every month! This exciting monthly magazine is packed with information and useful features to help you get the most out of the fascinating hobby of metal detecting.

Books

The Successful Treasure Hunter's Essential Guide - Free Download

Download David Villanueva's Free e-book:


TrueTreasureBooks.com

Maps

Ordnance Survey Grid overlays for Google Earth

If you use Google Earth for plotting for your findspots (and why not?), you'll find the "Ordnance Survey grid overlays for Google Earth" a very useful tool in your armoury. The Google Earth file can be downloaded from http://ge.techony.co.uk and if you wish to have more flexibility in configuring the grids (eg. changing the colours or text positions to make them stand out from the terrain) all you have to do is register for a free account.
 
 

 

British Ordnance Survey map of Roman Britain

IMAGES OF THE MAP OF ROMAN BRITAIN Second Edition published by THE ORDNANCE SURVEY, SOUTHAMPTON, ENGLAND     

A Vision of Britain through time

A vision of Britain between 1801 and 2001. Including maps, statistical trends and historical descriptions.
 

Where's the path

Side by side views of ordnance survey maps and google earth imagery
 

Google Maps

Click bottom left to see in full screen

 

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