Heysham man hunts for medal family

Metal Detecting Enthusiast Terry Harvey  aged 64 from Heysham has unearthed an old medal dating back to George V. 16th November 2015
Metal Detecting Enthusiast Terry Harvey aged 64 from Heysham has unearthed an old medal dating back to George V. 16th November 2015

A metal detecting enthusiast is trying to reunite the family of a special constable from King George V’s time with a medal he found on farmland.

Terry Harvey discovered the early 20th Century medal at Bolton-le-Sands on a farm owned by Stephen Hill. It reads: ‘Richard Brookbank: for faithful service in the special constabulary. “It would be nice to give it back to somebody,” said Terry, who lives in Heysham.

The medal Terry Harvey found on farmland in Bolton-le-Sands.

The medal Terry Harvey found on farmland in Bolton-le-Sands.

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