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SideTracked - Chester-Le-Street

A cache by G4Shallow and 1TheCat Send Message to Owner Message this owner
Hidden : 02/10/2016
Difficulty:
1 out of 5
Terrain:
1 out of 5

Size: Size: micro (micro)

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The Team Valley line of the North Eastern Railway, which connected Newton Hall Junction near Durham with Gateshead, was authorised in 1848 but not opened until 2 March 1868 (the powers having been renewed in 1862). At first only freight trains used the route, but passenger services began on 1 December 1868, and the station at Chester-le-Street opened the same day.


In the early 1980's the station lost it's staff and it became an unmanned station until 1999 when a businessman saw the potential of the station and re-opened it. The station is now served by big operators which can be seen on their site, and sees around 250 commuters a day catching trains into Newcastle or Durham.

Please use extreme stealth when retrieving and replacing the cache

Additional Hints (Decrypt)

Obggbz bs gur tngr cbfg

Decryption Key

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

(letter above equals below, and vice versa)



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