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 Phone: (603) 876-4443

BONE 25 in 2018 Plans

No Hunt Zone

Map of 2017 no hunt zone

Treasure Hunter’s Gazette newspaper, Forum & Streeters  Professional Treasure Hunter’s Historical Society, North East Metal Detecting Forum ( )  

25th Best O’ North East Treasure Hunter’s & Prospectors Conference, April 25- 29, 2018  in Keene, Marlborough, Dublin, & Peterborough, NH

In past BONE Natural Hunt Sites have given up coins from 1700s and bust halves, seated silver &  Washington Inaugural Buttons

Daily @ Natural Hunts!  Pre-registered hunters meet Brian Thomas & Howard Johnson  8:30am @ hunt location.  Hunts are 9:30 to 5:00pm with a noon time hot dog break.
Wednesday April 25, 2018  is Whites of New England Natural Hunt Day
Thursday April 26, 2018  is a Garrett Metal Detectors Natura Hunt
Friday April 29, 2018  Minelab Natural Hunt Day
2018 Natural hunts with a hot dog $75.00 each or 3 days for $200

Friday Night Minelab “all you can eat” Roast Pork get together banquet & door prizes.

 Saturday April 28 8:30 to 3:30 Treasure Hunters & Prospectors Hobby Show $5 each ($1 if under 12 or over 75)  includes workshops. Keene, NH @ 312 Washington St.,  

Demonstrations in main hall, April 28
BONE Hobby Show  workshops

  8:30 am CT Todd mini XP Deus metal detector boot camp. Bring your XP 

10:00 am Anderson Metal Detector Shafts
11:00 am Minelab Americas and Debbie Smikoski
12:00 Chris Redmond identifying virgin metal detecting woodland sites and general research.
1:00 pm Terry Smith & relic hunting
2:00 pm Colonial Farm Field Tactics, CT Todd

April 29th  BONE Hobby show with Manufacture, distributor, inventor, individual, & club’s, metal detector finds, prospecting equipment & a noon time ICMJ Gold Panning contest, a charity Silent Auction (with   Minelab, Fisher  and a  Garrett AT Pro metal detector.   

 Auction tickets are $20 for a book of  25 tickets or 3 books for $50. ticket must be present to win & drawings start 3:pm
April 29 Saturday night,  Treasure Hunters Hall of Fame Prime Rib Awards  Banquet 5:30 pm social & 7:30pm, Lots of Door prizes & more @ Italian Club, 97  Wood St., Keene, NH. Social cash bar  5;00 pm with veggies & punch & meal  7:30 p  $30.00 each at door. Meet many of the 22 new Hall of Fame members including Juliana Karbonik of Cumberland RI, youngest ever to win. Try to  meet Juliana, she is an inspiration to our hobby.
         Professional Treasure Hunter’s Historical Society’s  BONE 24 Awards

Metal Detector of Year = Minelab CTX 3030

Treasure Hunter’s of the Year = Jim Doray & Paul Fucillo

Treasure Magazine of Year = American Digger

Prospecting magazine of year = ICMJ (already mailed)

Club of Year = Long Island Treasure Hunters

24th Best of North East Hall of Fame Inductees 

Debbie Smikoski of Minelab Americas, Allyson Cohen, Laura Kucharczyk, Raven Schwan-Noble, Anita & Butch Holcombe of American Digger magazine, Julianne Karbonik, NH Dave BaileyNorman Messier,  Gary B Douglas, Tony Browning, Joe Tessandori, Curt Bruso, twin’s Robert & Norm Salter, husband & wife Nick & Dale Rudy, Ronald Kiesewetter, David Nolan, Terry Smith attending from Texas,  Henry :Hank” Phillips, Jay Verburg of Red Creek, “The Gold Digger” Ron DeGhetto, Keith Zorger of Whites of Mid Atlantic, Pete Anderson & Ryan Fazekas from Canada 

 4/28/18 Sunday meet near 179 Frost Hill Rd,   Marlborough, NH, Look for lots of cars. Remember Car Pooling helps. Held rain or shine. Sign in: 9:30 am.  Hunt 11:am to 1:00pm.  $6,000 seeded hunt, Frost Hill Rd in Marlborough, NH. Old settlement land, which constantly yields deep treasures.  In 2016 Jim Doray found a rare Fugio cent.

Brian Thomas & his son Logan & Howard Johnson bury over 1,500 coins approx.  $3,000  and 10 tokens worth minimum $150 (mostly  metal detectors.
Free $1,000  treasure chest drawing for  a  metal detector & a  pinpointer after hunt. Hunt Cover charge $125 advance & $150  at event.  Meet near 179 Frost Hill Rd,   Marlborough, NH, Look for lots of cars. Remember Car Pooling helps.  Pre=Paid Sign in: 9:30 am & hunt 11:am to 1:00pm.  Following Seeded Hunt is the free drawing for a $1,000 treasure chest.

Following April 30th National Hunt on  Frost Hill Rd in Marlborough, NH is our Charity Raffle drawing and  you do not have to be present to win raffle

2018 Professional Treasure Hunters Historical Society Charity fund raiser

First prize  Minelab CTX 3030 metal detector or **$1,000.

**will take bids on 3030, if winner takes  money
Second prize a Minelab Go Find 60 “with bluetooth” metal detector.
To purchase covers charge or raffle tickets with credit card, call Streeters in Marlborough, NH 603-876-4443.  Pay Pal or mail a check with your name, address, phone, email and what you are registering  for to PTHHS, 307 Main St, Marlborough, NH 03455

BONE 25  NATURAL HUNTS  $75  a day or 3 days for $200

April 26,2018  Wednesday = White’s Metal detector  Natural Hunt.   Tony Brogna and White’s of New England

April 27, 2018   Thursday = Garrett metal Detector Natural Hunt

April 28 FRIDAY!!  Minelab Americas Natural metal detector hunt  Meet Debbie Smikoski of Minelab at site.

A Minelab vest door prize XL only  and peg leg Chris Redmond will cook hot dogs. and supplement FOOD DONATIONS appreciated.


Friday night 5:30p social & Minelab Get together, all you can eat Roast Pork banquet  $30 @ door =  5:pm social & cash bar & 7:30 “all you can eat does not include take home”  Door prizes & speakers at Italian Club, 97 Wood St. (use rear entrance,) Keene, NH

Saturday Hobby show, 312 Washington St.,@ Keene, N.H. Recreation Center, 8:30am to 3:00pm $5 cover charge $1 if under 12 or over 76.  A Silent Chinese Auction, 6 Workshops including  8:30 am   CT  Todd mini  XP Deus metal detector boot camp. Meet “Tree Man”  Hank Phillips of Hudson, NH,  Nutmeg Treasure Hunters, and returning is Debbie of Minelab North America,   Pete Anderson & partner Ryan Fazekas & Test Team member, Steve Zazulyk  from Anderson Shafts in Canada, Chris Redmond, Jay Verburg, Jim Doray, the Gold Digger and Carter Pennington.  Noon time ICMJ panning contest.  Many metal detector find displays.  The  Best Finds contest is for finds found in USA since April 20, 2016 Contest. (turn in find 10:00am to Jessie & judging @ noon).

           2017 winner was Terry Smith with a 1823 U.S. Bust Half dollar

For 2018 Hobby show the Charity  Chinese Auction could use more donations!! Already donated; Minelab Excalibur II under water and land metal detector, a Fisher T 2, a Garrett Max Pro & a Whites MXSport

 A block of auction tickets 26 tickets including a $50 door prize ticket available at Hobby Show for $20 a book or 3 books  for $50.00 from Bill & Barbara Barker  9:30 am to 3:oopm.  Winners selected  @  3:pm

BONE  raises $$ for St Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital & Wounded Warriors. BONE  organized with help from the Professional Treasure Hunters Historical Society, Treasure Hunters Gazette newspaper,  North East Metal Detecting Forum and with donations from  Minelab, White’s, Garrett, Fisher, Streeters,  Anderson Rods and others.

BONE 25, 2018

Charity Raffle Fund Raiser

1st prize either a Minelab CTX 3030 (under water & or land metal detector or $1,000.

2nd prize a Minelab Go Find 60 metal detector

Ticket donation $5 each or  5 for $20

(Sell 100 tickets and you are in a $100 prize drawing)

A Plaque for Best Find of the 3 day natural hunts & winner  was Tony Browning of  Winchester, VA

BONE 24 yearly Best Finds Contest Winner was Terry Smith with his 1823 Bust 1/2 dollar

SOLD OUT  Thursday night Chinese Dine Out @ Lee & Mt Fuji in Marlborough, NH 

Treasure Hunting Hobby show & workshops, cover charge $5 or $1 if under 12 or over 75.

Saturday night, April 29 BONE 24 Hall of Fame Award’s banquet with Prime Rib . $30 each advance cover charge until sold out. peakers, lots of door prizes including a metal detector. 10 inductions to  Treasure Hunters Hall of Fame


2018 TREASURE HUNTER of  year

 Charles Bass


SUNDAY $6,000  seeded hunt  & free $1,000 treasure chest drawing for hunters

Rules! No PI Detectors,  Hunters must use headphones or run no volume, carry a trash bag & no shovels wader then 8″.

Seeded Hunt $125  advance or $150on day of event

 PTHHS membership is $25 a year.  2 year renewal before old membership expires is $25 or 10 years for $99.

Hobby show & workshops $5.00 or $1 if under 12 or over 76or if servicemen in uniform or anyone in a wheelchair

BONE 24 Raffle Prizes

1st Minelab CTX 3030 metal detector or $1,000

2nd Minelab Go Find 60 metal detector

Raffle Drawing April 29 2017 after BONE Hunt in Marlborough, NH

Raffle Tickets $5 each or 5 for $20. Sell $100 & you’re in a $100 drawing

 you do not have to be present to win”

 BONE 24 prices and details, subject to change, if questions email

PTHHS, 307 Main St., Marlborough, NH 03455

Credit card or check payment via   George Streeter 603 876 4443

any questions, email  Streeter

not responsible for errors or omissions