Traditional Geocache

FC - 8

A cache by Panther in the Den Send Message to Owner Message this owner
Hidden : 4/27/2012
In Illinois, United States
1.5 out of 5
1.5 out of 5

Size: Size: micro (micro)

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Geocache Description:

A test strip container. There are a few places in the area that has a nice and quick drive-up series in area's such as this and I thought I would add to the tradition. :) After all, who does not enjoy a quick 10 caches in an hour (or less).

Ford City Mall

A Short History

1942 - Construction started to build a defense plant.17,000 workers were employed.

December 1945 - the building was left vacant and It was retrofitted for automobile production for Tucker Corporation and then Ford Motor Company

The Korean War - It was reopened to build airplane engines under contract from Ford Motor Company

1961 - Remodeled with a vision for the greatest commerce center in Chicago.

1965 - Opened as Ford City. The mall consists of two halves - a strip mall and enclosed mall connected by a tunnel called "The Connection" (originally called Peacock Alley).

Ford City Mall continues to be a major retail hub on the Southwest side of Chicago.

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Additional Hints (Decrypt)

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Decryption Key


(letter above equals below, and vice versa)



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