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O&A RR

A cache by pkpaul Send Message to Owner Message this owner
Hidden : 3/23/2002
Difficulty:
1 out of 5
Terrain:
2.5 out of 5

Size: Size: regular (regular)

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Geocache Description:

Accotink Lake Park, Fairfax County, Annandale, VA

The access road to the park is on the old railroad bed (called right-of-way or ROW for short) for the Orange & Alexandria Railroad (now Norfolk Southern RR). Today the railroad runs on the tall trestle bridge next to the dam.

Note the old O&A Railroad right-of-way (ROW) "fills" and "cuts". A "fill" is constructed with earth removed from "cuts". "Cuts" are man-made valleys dug through natural ridges to allow a level path for the railroad. You can see the active railroad in winter toward the south.

The cache is the size of a shoe box.

Additional Hints (Decrypt)

Va gur ubyybj gerr gehax pbirerq jvgu yrnirf, onex naq gjvtf.

Decryption Key

A|B|C|D|E|F|G|H|I|J|K|L|M
-------------------------
N|O|P|Q|R|S|T|U|V|W|X|Y|Z

(letter above equals below, and vice versa)



 

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Coordinates are in the WGS84 datum

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