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A Beck Sudoku Challenge ... 1. Broughton Beck

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Hidden : 08/06/2013
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Size: Size:   small (small)

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Geocache Description:

This is the first cache in a series that will take you around the catchment area of the River Leven, a tributary of the Tees.

The above coordinates are for the centre of Great Broughton village.

The caches were designed to be done in the order below and each one will involve solving a Sudoku puzzle to be able to obtain the correct coordinates. As you progress through the challenge the puzzles will become more difficult. The difficulty rating relates to the difficulty of the puzzle.

1.A Beck Sudoku Challenge 1 - Broughton Beck
2.A Beck Sudoku Challenge 2 - Ingleby Beck
3. A Beck Sudoku Challenge 3 - Alum Beck
4. A Beck Sudoku Challenge 4 - Potto Beck
5. A Beck Sudoku Challenge 5 - River Leven
6. A Beck Sudoku Challenge 6 - Coldpool Beck
Sudoku 1

In order to find this cache, you will have to solve the sudoku puzzle above, and insert the appropriate figures into the coordinates below:

Cache location at :
N 54° (C3)(A4).(C8)0(B9)
W001° 0(H9).(G4)(C2)0

Examples: B1 = 6, D5 = 8, G2 = 7 etc.


This cache is a small rectangular Tupperware container containing a logbook and pencil. Inside the lid of the container you will find the puzzle that you might use to solve the next cache in the series, the Ingleby Beck Cache. You should copy it down into the blank grid below:-

Blank Sudoku

Additional Hints (Decrypt)


Decryption Key


(letter above equals below, and vice versa)

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