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Solent Metal Detecting Club


Recording Finds


Recording finds through the Portable Antiquities Scheme.

Finds of historical interest may be recorded through the Portable Antiquities Scheme. The Finds Liaison Officer attends club meetings at regular intervals, but can be contacted through the club at any time for the recording of finds.

For a list of Find Liaison Officers see    http://finds.org.uk/contacts


Our club FLO is Katie Hinds


         Katie Hinds
         Role: Finds Liaison Officer

Katie Hinds
Hampshire Finds Liaison Officer for the Portable Antiquities Scheme
Hampshire Cultural Trust
Chilcomb House
Chilcomb Lane
SO23 8RD

Email:- katie.hinds@hampshireculturaltrust.org.uk

Tel. 01962 826722


Recording with the UK Finds Data Base.

Finds may also be recorded through the UK Finds Data Base.


Treasure Trove

Certain items may be classified as Treasure Trove and must be officially reported.

The Treasure Trove laws may be found  by using the following link - http://www.finds.org.uk/documents/treasure_act.pdf


The 'Treasure Act' can be found at :-



The treasure Trove laws in Scotland are different, See the following link.