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Traditional Cache

WSQ Melancthon Creek

A cache by Jewell's Jewels
Hidden : 4/18/2009
In Wisconsin, United States
Difficulty:
1.5 out of 5
Terrain:
2 out of 5

Size: Size: micro (micro)

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Geocache Description:

Large roadside cemetery on a hillside. There's a beautiful Memorial here too. Quite steep to get to the cache location.

Magnet. Watchout for wasps. Found a number of nests near cache container, so look before you reach.

This is the oddest thing I think I've found in a cemetery. No explanation given until I received this email (thanks Darren):It is the bell from the church that used to be located where the granite benches/monuments are located in the lower right part of the property. When the church was torn down, the bell was put up there as a reminder/memorial etc. There also used to be an older church at this location on the flat spot of land to the left/in front of the main gate to the cemetery. I thought you would be interested to know this and I might see if the cemetery committee would put a plaque up on the bell giving some kind of explanation, as it would be nice for passerbys. Also, it is pronounced Mel-an-thon creek, if you were curious or didn't know, i see one of the loggers was wondering. Thanks a ton for the cache! Many relatives located on those grounds!

Additional Hints (Decrypt)

yrsg fvqr

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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Current Time:
Last Updated: on 4/20/2014 4:48:58 PM Pacific Daylight Time (11:48 PM GMT)
Rendered From:Unknown
Coordinates are in the WGS84 datum