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Traditional Geocache

WSQ Brandon Cemetery

A cache by JimandLinda
Hidden : 10/22/2007
In Wisconsin, United States
Difficulty:
3 out of 5
Terrain:
1.5 out of 5

Size: Size: small (small)

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Geocache Description:


This cemetery is located beneath the water tower, in Brandon, WI. This should be a good year round hide. My grandparents are buried here, as well as other distant relatives.

UPDATE: 6-21-08;
A few cachers have mentioned the tree near GZ. I was out doing some cache checks with my nephew, Mitchell, and he told me that this tree had a special history.
The bottom half is a native American Elm... but the top half is a Camperdown Elm from Camperdown, England!
English elms are resistant to Dutch Elm Disease. By using a hardy base and grafting an upper part of a tree, it creates a non-seedproducing variety of elm.
You can easily see the graft joint from over 100 years ago.
This tree is on it's last leg (or root), but is a curious sight to see.

Additional Hints (Decrypt)

Ehyr 5: Unir n fxvaal unaq.

Decryption Key

A|B|C|D|E|F|G|H|I|J|K|L|M
-------------------------
N|O|P|Q|R|S|T|U|V|W|X|Y|Z

(letter above equals below, and vice versa)

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Last Updated: on 9/5/2014 5:18:41 PM Pacific Daylight Time (12:18 AM GMT)
Rendered From:Unknown
Coordinates are in the WGS84 datum