These photographs were taken yesterday morning close to the section of the field where the original hoard was recovered.

Image 1: Open hole with footsteps


Image 2: Detail of the same hole:


Image 3: Further detail:


There were three additional areas of probable activity about 20 yards to the left. Judging by the footsteps the intrusion must have been very recent, probably less than a week ago, certainly since the crop appeared.


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