Try as you might, when you’re looking at a potential property to buy, you won’t be able to check out every little detail.

When you do finally move in, you’ll know doubt discover a few surprises.

They may be as mundane as cutlery left behind by the previous tenant, but sometimes they turn out to be a whole lot more interesting.

And that is just what happened to this man when he began digging in his backyard.

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When looking at the plans for his home, this man noticed something strange was located in the backyard. Throughout all the time he lived in the house, he had never noticed anything like what he saw on the plans, so he was excited to find out more.

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Hiring a metal detector expert, they searched the yard and marked two X’s on the spots where the unknown thing could be located.

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His mind went into overdrive thinking about the possibilities. Maybe it was buried treasure or maybe even a time capsule that was buried years ago by a previous owner of the property. One thing was for sure, he had to find out.