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Traditional Geocache

legio XXI rapax

A cache by viatoresXII
Hidden : 11/1/2011
In Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
1.5 out of 5
1.5 out of 5

Size: Size: micro (micro)

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Geocache Description:

Ein kleiner Tradi, der an die römische Geschichte Bonns erinnert.

Nahe einer Ecke des ehemaligen Legionslagers in Bonn gelegen, erinnert dieser Cache an die römische Legion legio XXI rapax. Diese errichtete während ihrer kurzen Stationierung in Bonn von 70 – 83 n. Chr. das steinerne Legionslager (castra Bonnensia), das zuvor nur in Holz gebaut und durch Erdwälle gesichert war. Mehr über die legio XXI rapax, die eine bewegte Geschichte hatte, findet ihr in der Wikipedia unter (visit link)

Near a corner of the ancient Roman “castra” located in Bonn, this cache reminds of the Roman legio XXI rapax. This legion build during its brief stationing in Bonn from 70 - 83 AD the stone fortress, that was previously made of wood and protected by earth walls. If you want to learn more about the legio XXI rapax, which had a turbulent history, then visit the Wikipedia (visit link)

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Qn, jb fvpu rvaf va mjrv grvyg. Jurer bar qvivqrf va gjb.

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Last Updated: on 9/27/2014 2:40:26 PM Pacific Daylight Time (9:40 PM GMT)
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Coordinates are in the WGS84 datum