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Treasure trove of coins found over the years on Outer Banks beaches goes on display (www.pilotonline.com)

The 55 coins picked up by William and Catherine Sell from 1939 to 2001 while walking the Hatteras Island include examples lost in a shipwreck, separated from pirates’ loot or left as part of a ship’s ballast scooped up from a distant shore.

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