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Here are the ones we found over Memorial Day Weekend 2012 and the first one my wife found (her hand and fragment on Wikipedia). 24.8g total of 10 fragments.




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GE strewn field. Many still out there. Our grouping is all those to the east, we live just to the east of those. Used the "hand full of gravel" method for the search. Toss it out in front of you and see where the stuff falls. I told my crew, "we're looking for the fine sand at our feet" not the big rocks out further. Walked the sub- division below us as the roads are north and south oriented. 30 days after the fall and we killed it, finding three the first day. 


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