Coins to be Found

Competition Rules

  1. This competition is for PTHC club members only. Well, anyone can find the coins; prizes will be awarded to only PTHC members. 

  2. Coins to be Found must be found using a metal detector.

  3. When you find one of the coins from the list below, email pthc.news@gmail.com to claim the find.

  4. If you’re the first club member to find the coin, you will receive the prize.

  5. Prizes will be awarded at the next regular monthly meeting (we’re still keeping track during the pandemic).

Coins Found in 2021

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  • 2020 - Vermont - Marsh Billings Rockefeller - D

    • Scott J., 7/5/2021​

  • 2021 - Alabama - Tuskegee Airmen National Historic Site - D

    • Scott J., 5/18/2021

  • 2013 - New Hampshire - White Mountain National Forest - P

    • Scott J., 1/28/2021

  • 2013 - Ohio - Perry's Victory and International Peace Memorial - P

    • Mark J., 2/27/2021​

Coins found 2020 and Earlier

Coin to be Found List

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America the Beautiful Quarters® Program

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2010 - 2018 Quarters

2010 - Oregon - Mount Hood - P

2010 - Arizona - Grand Canyon National Park - P

2012 - Maine - Acadia National Park - P

2012 - Hawaii - Hawai'i Volcanoes National Park - P

2014 - Tennessee - Great Smoky Mountains National Park - P

2016 - South Carolina - Fort Moultrie (Fort Sumter National Monument) - P

2018 - Minnesota - Voyageurs National Park - P

2018 - Georgia - Cumberland Island National Seashore - P


2019 Quarters

Be the first club member to find, with your metal detector, one of the 2019 Quarters with the mint mark “W” (for West Point mint), and claim a special prize of a silver half dollar. Keep an eye on your finds pouch! 

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2019 - Massachusetts - Lowell National Historical Park - DPW

2019 - Northern Mariana Islands - American Memorial Park - PW

2019 - Guam - War in the Pacific National Historical Park - PW

2019 - Texas - San Antonio Missions National Historical Park - PW

2019 - Idaho - Frank Church River of No Return Wilderness - PW

2020 Quarters

2020 - American Samoa - National Park of American Samoa - P

2020 - Connecticut - Weir Farm National Historic Site - P

2020 - U.S. Virgin Islands - Salt River Bay National Historic Park - P

2020 - Vermont - Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller National Historic Park - P

2020 - Kansas - Tallgrass Prairie National Preserve - DP

2021 Quarters

2021 - Alabama - Tuskegee Airmen National Historic Site - P

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Native American $1 Coin Program

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2011 - Wampanoag Treaty 1621 - P 

2012 - Trade Routes in the 17th Century - P

2013 - Treaty with the Delawares - DP

2014 - Native Hospitality - DP

2015 - Mohawk Ironworkers - DP

2016 - Code Talkers - DP

2017 - Sequoyah - DP

2018 - Jim Thorpe Wa-Tho-Huk - DP

2019 - American Indians in the Space Program - DP

2020 - Elizabeth Peratrovich - DP

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Presidential $1 Coin Program

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2011 - Rutherford B. Hayes - P

2011 - James Garfield - P

2012 - Chester A. Arthur - DP 

2012 - Grover Cleveland - DP

2013 - William McKinley - DP

2013 - Theodore Roosevelt - DP

2013 - William Howard Taft - DP

2013 - Woodrow Wilson - DP

2014 - Warren G. Harding - DP

2014 - Calvin Coolidge - DP

2014 - Herbert Hoover - P

2014 - Franklin Delano Roosevelt - DP

2015 - Harry S. Truman - DP

2015 - Dwight D. Eisenhower - D

2015 - John F. Kennedy - DP

2015 - Lyndon B. Johnson - DP

2016 - Richard M. Nixon - DP

2016 - Gerald R. Ford - DP

2016 - Ronald Reagan - DP

2020 - George H. W. Bush - DP

Coins Found in 2019 and 2020

  • 2020 - Connecticut - Weir Farm - D

    • Scott J., 10/26/2020

  • 2018 - Michigan - Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore - P

    • Ron A., 8/29/2020

  • 2019 - Idaho - Frank Church River of No Return Wilderness - D

    • Stan S., 7/26/2020 8AM

  • 2011 - Ulysses S. Grant Presidential Dollar - P

    • Stan S., 7/13/2020 2AM

  • 2019 - Texas - San Antonio Missions National Historical Park - D

    • Lloyd M., 2/1/2020

  • 2017 - District of Columbia - Frederick Douglas National Historic Site - P

    • Kari D., 9/30/2019

  • 2019 - Guam - War in the Pacific National Historical Park - D

    • Mike K., 9/30/ 2019

  • 2019 - Northern Mariana Islands - American Memorial Park - D

    • Mike K., 9/18/2019

  • 2018 - Rhode Island - Block Island National Wildlife Refuge - P

    • Mike K., 9/18/2019

  • 2018 - Rhode Island - Block Island National Wildlife Refuge - D

    • Mike K., 8/21/2019

  • 2018 - Cumberland Island National Seashore - D

    • Mike K., 8/21/2019

  • 2014 - Herbert Hoover Presidential Dollar - D

    • Lloyd M., 6/19/2019

  • 2012 - Chaco Culture National Park - P

    • Woody A., 2/20/2019

  • 2011 - Glacier National Park - P

    • Woody A., 2/20/2019

  • 2010 - Millard Fillmore Presidential Dollar - P

    • Pat S., 2/7/2019

Coins Found 2018 and Earlier

This list consists of finds compiled from earlier issues of the Dirty Digger newsletter.

  • 2017 - George Rogers Clark National Historical Park - D (National Parks)

    • Stan S., 05/16/2018

  • 2017 - Ellis Island - P (National Parks)

    • Stan S., 05/16/2018

  • 2015 - Dwight D. Eisenhower - P (Presidents)

    • Pat S., 12/20/2017

  • 2014 - Great Smoky Mountains National Park - P (National Parks)

    • Stan S., 04/22/2017

  • 2013 - Theodore Roosevelt - D (Presidents)

    • Stan S., 01/10/2017

  • 2009 - William Henry Harrison - D (Presidents)

    • Stan S., 06/15/2016

  • 2016 - Shawnee National Forest - D (National Parks)

    • Stan S., 05/18/2016

  • 2015 - Saratoga National Historical Park - D (National Parks)

    • Stan S., 04/20/2016

  • 2015 - Blue Ridge Parkway - D (National Parks)

    • Stan S., 04/20/2016

  • 2014 - Everglades National Park - D (National Parks)

    • Stan S., 03/18/2015

  • 2014 - Great Sand Dunes National Park - D (National Parks)

    • Jim C., 03/18/2015

  • 2011 - Olympic National Park - P (National Parks)

    • Stan S., 03/18/2015

  • 2009 - Professional Life in Illinois (1830-1861) - D (Lincoln Bicentennial)

    • RT, 10/21/2009

  • 2008 - John Quincy Adams - D (Presidents)

    • RT, 09/2009​

  • American Samoa - ? (State Quarters)

    • Randy R., 09/2009

  • 2009 - Professional Life in Illinois (1830-1861) - P (Lincoln Bicentennial)

    • Unknown, 08/19/2009

  • Utah - P (State Quarters)

    • Terry, 08/2009

  • New Mexico - P (State Quarters)

    • Terry, 08/2009

  • Guam - ? (State Quarters)

    • Randy R., 08/2009

  • 2008 - Andrew Jackson - P (Presidents)

    • Jim T., 06/2009

  • Missouri - P (State Quarters)

    • RT, 06/2009

  • District of Columbia - D (State Quarters)

    • Randy R., 05/2009

  • Hawai'i - D (State Quarters)

    • Randy R., 04/2009

  • 2008 - John Quincy Adams - P (Presidents)

    • Randy R., 03/2009