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Vecais Stenders/ Old Stender BYOP

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Hidden : 04/09/2011
Difficulty:
1.5 out of 5
Terrain:
1.5 out of 5

Size: Size: small (small)

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Geocache Description:

[LAT] BYOP!!! Slepnis ir novietots uz neliela pakalna, netalu no pieminekla Vecajam Stenderam. [ENG] BYOP!!! The cache is located on small hill. Next to the monument of Old Stender.

[LAT] Piemineklis sagrautajai baznicai un tas macitajam Vecajam Stendram. 1567. gada shaja vieta no tira ozolkoka tika uzcelta baznica. Laika no 1730. - 1740. g. uz pirmas baznicas augstajiem pamatiem uzbuveja jaunu baznicu. Torna buvi ar garu smaili pabeidza 1775. gada. Pec 100 gadiem iebuveja Augusta Martina ergeles, iegadajas vacu gleznotaja Junkera altargleznu Kristus pie krusta. Kapenes zem baznicas apglabati Plettenbergu dzimtas piederigie. Baznica bija Eiropas nozimes kulturas piemineklis. 1965. gada komunistiskas okupacijas vara baznicu sagrava. Uz sagrautas baznicas pamatiem tika uzcelta ciema padomes eka. 1990. gada 18. maija LR Religijas lietu departamenta tika registreta atjaunota Birzgales ev. luteriska draudze. 1990. gada 10. junija tika atklata iesvetita draudzes kapela pashreizejas Birzgales pagasta padomes ekas seezhu zale. No 1994. gada kapelu izmanto ari jaundibinata Romas katolu Birzgales draudze. Baznickalna ir vienigais piemineklis Latvija sagrautajai baznicai un tas macitajam Vecajam Stenderam, uzstadits 1989. gada par birzgalieshu ziedojumiem, autors O.Feldbergs. [ENG] Not dar form the cache location there is a monument for Old Stender and the destroyed church. In 1567 there was built a wooden church. From 1730-1740 on the fundaments of the old church, new church was built. In the crypt under the altar, there was burried the Plettenberg family. The church was European cultural monument. In 1965 church was destroyed by communists. On the ruins of destroyed church Birzgale's council buiding was built. From 1990 in the same building is the Evangelical Lutheran Church of Birzgale as well. This church-hill is the only place where you can find monument for Old Stender and the destroyed church. This monument was set up in 1989 thanks to the donations of Birzgale's citizens. Author of the monument - O.Feldbergs. [LAT] - PAR SLEPNI: slepna sakotnejais sastavs: viesu gramata, divas svecites, maza rotallieta, limlapinas, piespraude un pirmajam atradejam - Geocoin. SLEPNI NAV ZIMULA/PILDSPALVAS, tadel panem lidzi savu rakstamo. [ENG] - ABOUT THE CACHE: the start content of the cache: logbook, 2 candles, small toy, sticky notes, badge and for the first finder - Geocoin. THERE IS NO PEN/PENCIL in the cache, so bring your own.

Additional Hints (Decrypt)

[LAT] yrwn
[ENG] qbja

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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