Do you ever think about how amazing it would be to find a treasure that is worth millions of dollars? If this ever happened, then you wouldn’t have to worry about paying rent ever again! Reg Mead and Richard Miles are two good friends who spend their free time treasure hunting. Even though this might seem like an impossible dream, they always wanted to find something of historical value that might bring them a couple of dollars. Luckily for them, they found a giant hoard of Celtic gold and you will never believe how much money it’s worth!!
20. Free Weekends
What do you like doing in your free weekends? Do you like going to the pub and hanging out with your friends? Well, Reg Mead and Richard Miles choose to head over to farming fields and search for treasures instead.
19. Reg Mead and Richard Miles
Reg Mead and Richard Miles have been friends for a long time and they both enjoy the same hobby, treasure hunting. The two men pick up metal detectors every weekend and go out looking for gold coins.
18. Ancient Relics
Reg Mead and Richard Miles say that their biggest dream is to find ancient relics that have historical values. Luckily for them, the friends found something even much greater value!
17. Metal Detectors
The hobby of searching for treasures with metal detectors is becoming a global sensation after news broke out of what Reg Mead and Richard Miles have managed to find on a farming film from Jersey, England.
16. Jersey, England
The two friends are from England and they have been scanning the same farm field for more than 20 years. The reason why they picked this farming field is that a farmer told them that he once found gold coins there. Could this be true?
15. The Rush
Reg Mead and Richard Miles got lucky and they found a couple of gold coins in the Jersey farm field. However, these coins were too small to have any significant value. On the other hand, Reg Mead and Richard Miles loved the rush they got when they found a coin.
14. The Dream
Their dream has always been to find a hoard of coins. If they ever did this, then they wouldn’t have to worry about money! You better stick around for #12 and see what the two friends dug out of the ground.
13. The Scanner Goes Crazy
As the two friends were scanning the farming field from Jersey, their metal detector scanners started going crazy. They found something, could it be ancient coins? You will never what’s coming in the next picture.
12. Celtic Treasure
Reg Mead and Richard Miles got incredibly lucky and they stumbled upon the motherload!! The two friends found a hoard of Celtic coins. Check out the following pictures to see how many coins they got.
11. Thousands Of Coins
Reg Mead and Richard Miles called the museum experts to analyze the coins and the experts came to the conclusion that the Celtic hoard has more than 50,000 coins stuck together. Can you believe this?
10. Celtic History
Jersey is known for its Celtic history, but the coin hoard found by Reg Mead and Richard Miles is helping historians learn more about the Celtic culture. This is an incredible discovery and the two friends are going to be filthy rich!!
To make things even cooler, some of those coins were also from Rome. Therefore, the historians believe that the coins have been hidden underground back when Caesar traveled through Gaul.
8. The Price Tag
Now that we’ve shown you what Reg Mead and Richard Miles found inside the farm field from Jersey, let’s see how much money the coins are worth. You should take a seat because what’s coming next will shock you!
7. $15 Million
The 50,000 Celtic coin hoard is valued at $15 million. Can you believe this? Reg Mead and Richard Miles have found the treasure that they have always dreamed about.
6. Fun Hobby
We think it’s safe to say that treasure hunting with metal detectors is a fun hobby that can really pay off. Don’t you think so?
5. Claiming The Gold
On the downside of things, Reg Mead and Richard Miles are going to have some problems claiming the gold. Even though they found it first, it wasn’t on their land…
The case of the 50,000 Celtic coins is being delivered to a judge who has the authority to determine who should get the coins and the money that comes with them. Let’s hope that Reg Mead and Richard Miles get the justice that they deserve.
3. Amazing Adventure
Even though there is a significant chance that Reg Mead and Richard Miles won’t get any money for the Celtic coins, they are happy knowing that they got the chance to live the fantastic adventure of finding them.
2. Celtic Heritage
If the judge decides that coins should go to the English museum for their Celtic heritage, then Reg Mead and Richard Miles are not going to get anything in return. Let’s hope that they get lucky once again and the judge chooses to give the coins to them.
1. Hard Work
Leaving the claim issue aside, what did you think of this awesome story? Isn’t it amazing how a fun weekend hobby can end up making you richer than you have ever dreamed?