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A Fine Pair # 408 ~ Chale Green, IOW

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Hidden : 10/07/2015
1.5 out of 5
1.5 out of 5

Size: Size:   other (other)

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Geocache Description:

Number 408 in a series of caches where a red telephone box is in close proximity to a post box.

The only rules are that they have to be able to be photographed together, be not more than 100’ apart and the phone boxes have to be red.

The cache is not at the given coordinates.


To calculate the coordinates for the cache you need to find the following information at the above given coordinates:


Look for the first telephone number & the CP# on the post box (not the telephone box!).

A = 2nd digit        

B = 5th digit

C = 5th digit minus 6th digit

D = the CP digit

E = 2nd digit plus 4th digit

F = 3rd digit plus 4th digit


The cache can be found a short distance away at:

N50° AB.CDB W001° DE.EFC


There is parking available at the given coordinates.


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The Fine Pair series was originally started by wizardsmum.

If anybody would like to place 'A Fine Pair' of their own please do, I would just ask that you let mattd2k at know first so he can keep track of the numbers and locations to avoid duplication.

He also keeps a public Bookmark List of this series so once your cache is published please contact him via his profile page to have yours added.


Please be aware that at the request of BT, it is not permitted to place the cache inside or on the exterior of the telephone box.


Additional Hints (Decrypt)

Qvssrerag pbagnvare, ybj
AB CUBGBF bs gur pbagnvare cyrnfr

Decryption Key


(letter above equals below, and vice versa)

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