Somewhere on a farm in Edmore, Michigan. A man has been using a rock as a doorstop for decades but now discovers it is worth $100,000.
The man’s story as far as this valuable meteorite is concerned began back in 1998 when he bought a farm from the former owner who was a farmer. When he was purchasing the property, the farmer had the ‘rock’ holding open the door of a shed. Struck by the strange appearance of the seeming rock substance he inquired more details about it.
The farmer (old owner) told him (the new owner) that the rock is part of a meteorite they dug out of the ground with his father. It fell from the skies in the 1930s. The farmer and his father saw the meteorite light up the night sky as it came down on their property. When it hit the ground, the meteorite made a big sound and left a small crater. The next morning, the farmer and his dad went out to the crash site and dug out the remains, and that is how they came to possess it.
However, as …read more