After an introduction into the history of the property we set off. The hi-light of the hunt was the finding of two sets of Buck-n-Ball, a predominantly Confederate form of ammunition used in their smooth bore muskets. Here is a description of the buck n ball courtesy of The West Coast Civil War Collectors :
Now we were standing on a slight slope. I stood up, looked down hill and advised R that if there was a ball to be found, then it was downhill due to it being heavier. A started swinging my coil down the slope and not two feet away….