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REALLY SideTracked - Havenstreet

A cache by TeamGAP Send Message to Owner Message this owner
Hidden : 10/27/2016
1.5 out of 5
1.5 out of 5

Size: Size:   micro (micro)

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About SideTracked Caches

This cache belongs to the SideTracked series. It is not designed to take you to a magical place with a breath taking view. It's a distraction for the weary traveller, but anyone else can go and find it too. More Information can be found at the SideTracked Website

About Havenstreet Station

Haven Street railway station opened in 1875 and was an intermediate stop on (successively) the Ryde and Newport Railway, Isle of Wight Central Railway, Southern Railway and British Rail-being renamed Havenstreet in 1958. It closed on 21 February 1966 but re-opened as the headquarters of the Isle of Wight Steam Railway in 1971.

The railway crosses the Ryde to Newport road and as the train enters Havenstreet Station the fireman exchanges the single line token with the signalman - giving up the Smallbrook/Havenstreet Tablet and collecting the Key Token inscribed Havenstreet/Newport. This is the driver's authority to enter the Wootton Single Line for the next stage of the journey.

Additional Hints (Decrypt)

Ybj gb gur tebhaq, arne n cbfg.

Decryption Key


(letter above equals below, and vice versa)

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