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Ahhh...The Smell of Books and a Cache

A cache by Herman Melville Send Message to Owner Message this owner
Hidden : 04/12/2016
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1 out of 5

Size: Size:   other (other)

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Geocache Description:

Welcome to the Library

The posted coordinates will take you to the front of the Library where you will need to solve a little puzzle before entering to find the cache.

Permission has been granted from the Library Director for the placement of this cache.  You may remember the old one that used to be here. 

The hours that you can search for this cache are as follows:

Monday - Thursday  10:00am - 9:00pm

Friday 1:00pm - 5:00pm

Saturday  10:00am - 5:00pm

Sunday 1:00pm - 5:00pm


To find the Whale of a Cache you must solve for ABC.DEF

A=number of letters in the last word on the arch.

B=number of letters in the third word on the arch minus 1

C=number of letters in the fourth word on the arch minus 3

DE=second and third digits from the date of Renovation on the plaque in the lobby.

F=second digit from the date of Dedication to the Community on the plaque in the lobby.

Checksum for all digits=26

Once you have all the numbers go inside and locate the cache. There is an unregistered trackable for FTF and plenty of room for trackables and swag.  You must sign the logbook to receive credit for the smiley.  HAPPY CACHING!


Additional Hints (Decrypt)


Decryption Key


(letter above equals below, and vice versa)