There are treasures to be found amongst the ‘hash’ and trash on a Chessie beach. This is because the Chesapeake Bay region is not only the most productive area for finding Miocene-era beach fossils at Calvert Cliffs, but it has … Continue reading CENTRAL CHESAPEAKE BAY BEACHES
Beachcombing for treasures from our past is what my lecture, The Archaeology of Beachcombing, is all about, because many of the treasures we find are historic mementoes. Nowhere is this more evident than along London’s River Thames. Have you ever … Continue reading Mud-Larking!
Location-Specific Beach Treasures Sea glass, shells and pottery shards can be found the world over in many, many places but here are a sampling of beach treasures that can only be found in one (or a few) locales…if you happen … Continue reading Location-Specific Beach Finds