Saturday, October 22, 2011
Redditch man makes major archaeological discovery
A METAL detecting enthusiast from Redditch has uncovered Worcestershire's largest ever archaeological hoard.
Jethro Carpenter found almost 4,000 Roman coins at Bredon Hill near Evesham - a major significance not only for the county but also the country.
Mr Carpenter, 43, was walking with friend Mark Gilmore when their metal detectors registered 'overload'.
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