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sandvika: I've decided that I'd rather re-invest the maintenance effort for this cache into new caches. It has required a lot of maintenance over the years but has been found very few times overall. I'll retrieve the first and last stages, the remaining traditional caches on the route will remain.

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Around Cabbage Hill

A cache by sandvika Send Message to Owner Message this owner
Hidden : 07/07/2007
Difficulty:
3.5 out of 5
Terrain:
3 out of 5

Size: Size: small (small)

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Geocache Description:

A multi-cache based on Warfield Parish Council's circular walk "Around Cabbage Hill", starting and ending at Frost Folly.

This fairly challenging multi-cache is based on a nice circular walk. Pen and paper are recommended for you to record details as you progress.

  1. Waypoint - Micro-cache @ N 51° 26.721 W 000° 44.702. On the back of the stash note is written "CH FF=xxx". Note the value for FF.
  2. Waypoint - Waters Meet. Inside the lid is a label reading "CH WM=xxx". Note the value for WM.
  3. Waypoint - Building @ N51°26.066' W000°44.778'. In what year it was built? Note this as the value for MG.
  4. Waypoint - Milepost @ N 51° 26.063' W 000° 44.808'. Note the distance shown for HPC (this will be clear once you have seen the milepost) as MP.
  5. Optional - Quelm Lane.
  6. Waypoint - Quelm Bridge. On the back of the stash note is written "CH QB=xxx". Note the value for QB.
  7. Waypoint - Oak @ N51°25.606' W000°45.512'. How many trunks are there about 8 feet above the ground? (roughly as high as an adult can reach) Note this as the value for OT.
  8. Waypoint - Back of the Manor. On the back of the stash note is written "CH BM=xxx". Note the value for BM.
  9. Waypoint - BBC2. Inside is a label with the coordinates for BBC3.
  10. Waypoint - BBC3. Inside is a label reading "CH WH=xxx". Note the value for WH.
  11. Optional - Lost your bottle?
  12. Final - Cache @ N 51°26.XXX W 000°44.YYY Where XXX = MG-FF-WM-WH and YYY = (MG/BM)-MP-OT-BM+QB-200.

Please ignore value CC. It is no longer used in the calculation

We hope you have enjoyed this cache, and the bonus of being able to log many other caches on your way. Thanks to Warfield Parish Council for permitting the placing of the cache and to Mr. Dewdrop and lightweightcacher for allowing their caches to be incorporated into the route by the placing of clues in them. Thanks also to reviewer Eckington for working closely with me to ensure that the experimental aspects of this cache series can be accommodated.

Kid Friendly Kid Friendly Poison Plant Alert Dogs Allowed Dogs Allowed
Available year-round Available year-round Dangerous area - use caution Dangerous area - use caution Off-trail Hiking Required Off-trail Hiking Required Available in Winter Accessible in Winter
Mud Mud! Muggles Beware of Muggles! More than half a mile from Trailhead More than .5 mile from Trailhead mosquitos Wear bug repellant!
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Additional Hints (Decrypt)

Qba'g onex hc gur jebat gerr

Decryption Key

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

(letter above equals below, and vice versa)



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