The Treasure Hunter's Guide To INDIANA'S LOST & BURIED TREASURES
Plus GHOST TOWNS & HISTORIC SITES and PLACER GOLD & DIAMONDS
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- 67371 Words
- Ages 10 and up
The Treasure Hunter’s Field Guide To INDIANA’s LOST & BURIED TREASURES is the indispensable guidebook and operator’s manual for:
Ghost Town Buffs
Each of the 77 county-by-county listings included within INDIANA’s LOST & BURIED TREASURES 281 pages feature a map with colored numerals individually keyed to each narrative entry of lost and buried treasures, placer gold and diamonds, ghost towns, and historic sites, along with accurate latitude and longitude map coordinates for both the narrative targets and adjacent towns or other physical elements; a feature of immeasurable value for quickly and accurately pinpointing site locations.
The preamble chapter entitled I. BEFORE YOU DIG outlines rules, regulations, and laws pertaining to digging for treasure and prospecting in the state of Indiana including related Indiana Department of Natural Resources regulations for Public Use of Natural and Recreational Areas and Indiana Prospecting Regulations. Chapter II. TREASURE HUNTING ETIQUETTE discusses metal detecting, digging procedures, and etiquette, including the Metal Detectorists’ Code of Ethics. Also included are III. INDIANA ROAD MAP and IV. INDIANA COUNTY MAP.
Not only is INDIANA’s LOST & BURIED TREASURES an invaluable resource for Indiana residents, but treasure hunters, prospectors, metal detectorists, and tourists from other locations, especially the adjacent states of Michigan, Ohio, Illinois, and Kentucky, will find its pages jam-packed with solid information, travel directions, tips, and hints for pursuing their hobbies in Indiana. [more]
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