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Sidetracked - Hilsea

A cache by Son of the Widow Send Message to Owner Message this owner
Hidden : 07/24/2009
Difficulty:
1 out of 5
Terrain:
1 out of 5

Size: Size: micro (micro)

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Geocache Description:

Tweezers are essential.

A series of C and D which I love. "Side tracked" is country wide and I love the thought of .... train station equals cache

NOTE WELL. TWEEZERS OR SIMILAR ARE ESSENTIAL. Please also bring a pen.

The area around the cache site is flat and easily accessible for both wheelchairs and pushchairs.

This station was involved in the "war" between various train companies in the 1800's through to the early 1900's and later came to serve the gas works which were nearby and Portsmouth Airport which operated from 1932 to 1977.
Prior to the road bridge being built there was a level crossing at this point and the road, now called Norway Road was called Rat Lane .

The entire area has now been redeveloped to housing and industry and there are many caches in the immediate area

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Additional Hints (Decrypt)

1. Jurer oevpx jnyy raqf naq zrrgf envyvatf.
2. Ahgf naq obygf. Zber Ahg guna obyg

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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