Saturday, January 24, 2015

Found 31 Cents, a Canadian Coin, and a Car Wash Token

Today I took a walk and first found a Canadian 5 cent coin and car wash token sitting on the shelf of a coin machine, then I found a penny on the floor of a store. Next I found a quarter and two pennies in a parking space, then a penny in a bank parking lot and finally two pennies in some rocks. Yay!

Facts About This Found Money
Denomination:  6 pennies, 1 quarter
Year:  pennies: 1974, 1980, 1998, 2001, 2014, 2014; quarter:  2007
U.S. Mint:  all D
Condition:  tarnished to shiny
Total Found Money in 2015 to Date:  $6.75


  1. I have found some money the last few weeks…just have not posted. Today I found a Canadian penny walking to the rapid on my way to work.
    About 1-1/2 weeks ago I picked up 41 cents at the coffee shop drive thru (well, really my husband did). I was driving and missed the driveway, so pulled into the parking lot next door & we walked right past the window and saw them on the ground – snagged them before any cars pulled up. Also found some other money through the last week or so…forget where and just posting now.
    1 quarter: 1980P shiny;
    3 dimes: 1995P shiny; 2003P shiny; and 1993D shiny
    1 nickel: 1980P slightly tarnished
    13 pennies: 2014, shiny; ? very dirty; 2014D shiny; 1979 tarnished; 1964? tarnished; 1981 nicked up; 1972 dirty; 1984 tarnished; 1994D salty, 1980 bright; 1975 tarnished; and 1970D tarnished, 1 Canadian 198? dirty

    2015 YTD $1.14 (PSM)

  2. PSM, That is great! You've been finding lots of money! Thanks so much for sharing!!


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