Tuesday, February 19, 2013

Found 14 Pennies on a Walk

Today was another lovely day out, so I took a walk with my magnet. I headed to the library but on the way stopped and walked down an alley. Right away next to a garbage can, I found 2 pennies. I kept going and eventually found 14 pennies in all!

Some of them are kind of old and I wouldn't doubt if they've been there the whole time. One is bent and 4 are such a mess, I can't read the dates. As you can see in the photo they were all filthy dirty. I had to rinse them off to try to read the dates at all.

Have you found any money lately? 

This Found Money FACTS:   
Denomination:  14 pennies
Year:   1969, 1970, 1988, 1990, 1992, 1999, 2001, 2001, 2002, 2005, and 4 are unreadable
U.S. Mint:  D, D, none, D, D, D, D, D, D, D, and 4 unknown  
Condition: Many of these poor pennies are dinged, bent, tarnished, and filthy. But they're mine!
Total found money to date in 2013:  $1.94


  1. I fell over 20p on Monday in the station bus terminus. People are becoming more generous as the weather improves, that's the second 20p I found in a short while.

    1. That's great! Love that they're so generous! ;o)


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