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Turul monument

A cache by Emilio és ESErika Send Message to Owner Message this owner
Hidden : 03/01/2011
Difficulty:
1.5 out of 5
Terrain:
1.5 out of 5

Size: Size: regular (regular)

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Geocache Description:

The 18x12x7 cm big box is on the given coordinate, its 20m away from the monument.
Do NOT stop on the road number 3. The monument is can be easily reached from the road behind the trees.

The Turul monument

On the border of Abaúj and Borsod megye, there is a monument for the 34th infantry division of the emperor and king. The monument was erected by the survivors for the memory of the men who were served and died in the division. The monument is 12 meter high, and on the top of it, there is a big Turul bird that holds a sword in its claws. The statue is made of brass and the monument is made of hard limestone.

The origins of the Turul

The Turul is a mythical bird from the legends of Hungary. It usually looks like an eagle or a falcon. It symbolizes the power of the Hungarian nation.

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