Reeves discuss metal detecting techniques (woodland grids) as well as a fascinating (yes, really! We discussed hand-forged, machine cut, and wire nails nails of various types…I also know the meaning now for “Deader than a Doornail” It turns out that the evolution of nails corresponds quite neatly with the different phases of Montpelier’s history.They serve as indicators about human activity and age, and there is no shortage!Some forums can only be seen by registered members.After you create your account, you'll be able to customize options and access all our 15,000 new posts/day with fewer ads. I think Montpelier is the best place in Vermont to live.The rain subsided and we gathered up our gear for a venture onto Chicken Mountain.Only 4x4s would make it to the hunt spot (my car had to sit this one out) and a 4-Wheeler took us to the top of the mountain.I've spent a lot of time around the state but only lived in Burlington, I've lived in MA the past 10 years and am considering going back. I occasionally get some work in the Morrisville area so I think I could make work.. I'd love to keep picking up more local work though. Of course, I'm 64 and I've lived here since 1983, so my experience is not what yours will be.I keep thinking about montpelier but dont know anyone that lives there to really get a feel for what living there is like. Housing is very tight, with a rental vacancy rate of 1% or lower.
When searching a farm field for a house site, we’ll switch to all-metal mode and begin to mentally record hit density.The data accumulates and statistical meaning can begin to be extracted.The first square may have no hits, but the next one might have 5, then 10 and before long we are zeroing in on a new site that needs attention.After an enjoyable day working the front lawn at Montpelier on the first day, day two at Montpelier started out with a downpour.It rained hard and we spent several hours in the archaeology lab hearing Dr.