How to find hoards with a metal detector - How to Find Hoards - Introduction - Sussex
Hoards Found in Sussex
The Patching Hoard, 22 roman gold coins, 25 roman silver coins, 2 gold rings and scrap silver.
The High Weald Hoard, 1,900 roman coins, found by Tim Symonds in 2005.
Hoard Hunting County Guide
Below is a county by county guide to hoard finds. These lists should not be considered exhaustive and new material will be added as more information and sources become available. All of the locations listed should be considered private property until proven otherwise and the proper permissions obtained, preferably in writing, in advance of any visit. Some hoard sites are scheduled ancient monuments, be very sure that any location you wish to metal detect on is not a protected archaeological site.