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Tiger@Sea: With 1 of the memorials moving, the later part of this cache no longer makes sense.
Sadly i have now moved away from Gibraltar so feel the best thing is to archive this cache.
Thanks for all the visits over the couple of years that this has been active.


Gibraltar Memorials

A cache by Tiger@Sea Send Message to Owner Message this owner
Hidden : 2/19/2012
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Size: Size: small (small)

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Geocache Description:

The cache is not at the co-ordinates listed above. These co-ordinates are for the first waypoint.

The idea of this Multi Cache is to take you around Gibraltar, stopping at some of the lesser known memorial sites that are more often than not missed by the organised tours.

You can walk this tour, although I probably wouldn’t recommend it. Please be aware that some sections of the route do not have pavements so care should be taken if you chose to do so.

There is parking available close to all of the waypoints.

If you have a Gibi Bike card there are bike stations close to the start and end point of the route and near to some of the waypoints. More details can be found at this website.

Start/Waypoint 1.
How many ships made up the original US Naval Mediterranean Squadron? = A
The Mediterranean squadron arrived in Gibraltar on the 1st July 1B0C

Waypoint 2.
N36 0B.AC6, W005 21.2(B+C)A
What year did Sir Robert Boyd KB die? 1D94

Waypoint 3.
N36 0D.36D, W005 2C.C(B+C)(A+C)
What month was this stone unveiled? = 1Eth

Waypoint 4.
N36 0D.EA2, W005 2C.03C
In the summer you should be able to stop for an ice cream close to here.
What date did Sapper Ward fall into the sea F Jan 1961?

Waypoint 5.
N36 06.DB9, W005 20.(F+F)2E
What month did Trumpeter Longman fall into the sea? 1Gth

Waypoint 6.
N36 EB.DEC, W005 GE.A66
On what anniversary was this memorial unveiled? H0th

The Final cache can be found at N36 EB.HAE, W005 GE.AEB
You are looking for a small plastic container, disguised in black tape.
This is a busy road, care should be taken at all times.

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Additional Hints (Decrypt)

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Decryption Key


(letter above equals below, and vice versa)



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