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Zkameneli hornici / Petrified coal-miners

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Hidden : 12/19/2009
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[CZ] Zvu Vás ke krátké zastávce na Kladne a krátké vzpomínce na jeho minulost ...

[EN] I want to invite you for a short stop in Kladno and to remind its history ...

Hornictví a Kladno / Coal-mining and Kladno

[CZ] Tyto dva pojmy k sobe nedmyslitelne patrí. Sice se zde již nejaký ten pátek neteží, ale na hornickou minulost Kladna jentak zapomenout nelze. Pripomene Vám ji i tato keška.

[EN] Those two terms belongs to each other without any discusion. The true is that there is no more mines in use in Kladno county. But it is not possible to forgot the coal-minig history of Kladno. This cache will try to remind it also.

Rubání uhle

Hornický dum v Saskove ulici cp. 1962 / Miners house on Saskova str. n. 1962

[CZ] Budova postavená v letech 1922 - 1923 pro Revírní radu v Kladne je dílem architekta Václava Stádníka. V prízemí jsou po obou stranách vchodu výklenky s plastikami Rubání uhle a Dulní meric od sochare Vojtecha Zeilmana.

[EN] The building was built during 1922 - 1923 for Kladno mining district council. It was designed by architect Vaclav Stadnik. There are statues on both side of the entrance on the ground floor. Those are work of sculptor Vojtech Zeilman. Its names are Breaking of coal and Mining measurer.

Dulní meric - detail

Jak na keš? / How to hunt the cache

[CZ] Hledáte krabicku velikosti micro. Místo je velmi frekventované, proto budte prosím velmi opatrní a prectete si radeji hint ...

[EN] You search for the usuall micro canister. The place is really crowded, so, be very carefull, please. Read the hint ...

Additional Hints (Decrypt)

(PM) Qhgvan mn cenilz ehonpbilz ylgxrz
(RA) N ubyr oruvaq evtug zvaref pnys

Decryption Key


(letter above equals below, and vice versa)



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