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Hampton's Quest

A cache by dockaos Send Message to Owner Message this owner
Hidden : 7/15/2002
Difficulty:
2 out of 5
Terrain:
1 out of 5

Size: Size: regular (regular)

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Geocache Description:


This cache will have you doing a bit of traveling in Winston-Salem and Forsyth County, so plan to reserve a couple of hours to complete the search. You may also learn a bit of lesser-known local history (trivia?) in the process. Using information provided at each stage, you will be able to determine the coordinates to the next stage. The first four stages are virtual caches. The original contents of the actual cache included:

-Books
-Compass
-Pocket Knife
-Bandannas
-Coloring Pencils
-Buster Crabbe travel bug
-Etc

When you find the cache, please take a moment to read the notes about the cache in the logbook and take a photo. The actual cache is located in a very public area, so take care when removing or replacing it.

Stage #1

Use the map at this location to complete the coordinates to Stage #2:

N 36º 08 . _ 34’ W 080 º _ 3 . 3 _ _’

This map shows the route of the (3 words)

Enter the number of letters in the first word into the first blank. Enter the number of letters in the third word into the third blank. Enter the number of letters in the second word into the fourth blank.

How many steel bridges can you find on the map?
Enter this number into the second blank.

Stage #2

Answer the following questions to complete the coordinates to Stage #3:

N 36º 0 _._34’ W 080 º 26.6_ _’

What is inscribed in the TOP of the object?
(First word begins with "C", second word begins with "P")

Enter number of letters in first word in the second blank.
Enter number of letters in second word in first, third and fourth blanks.

Stage #3

Answer the following questions to complete the coordinates to Stage #4:

N 36º 0 _.820’ W 080 º 25._ _6’

What year was this structure built?
Enter the third digit of this year in the first blank.

What was the “Project Number” of this structure?
Enter the number of digits in this number in the third blank. Enter the second digit of this number in the second blank.

Stage #4

Using the plaque at this location, fill in the coordinates to the final stage:

N 36º 0_. _ _ _’ W 080 º 25._ _ _’

The (Group Name) made an addition to this in (Month) of (Year).

Enter the number of letters in the group name in the third and sixth blanks. Enter the number of the month in the fourth and fifth blanks. Enter the second digit of the year in second and seventh blanks. Enter the third digit of the year in the first blank.

Enjoy!
docKaos



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