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VS #1143 - Duxford

A cache by ryo62 Send Message to Owner Message this owner
Hidden : 08/20/2017
Difficulty:
2 out of 5
Terrain:
2 out of 5

Size: Size: micro (micro)

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Geocache Description:


The cache is NOT at the published coordinates.

Visit the village sign and answer a question to find the coordinates of the cache.


Duxford is a village in Cambridgeshire, about 10 miles (16 km) south of Cambridge. It is part of the Hundred Parishes area. The village formed on the banks of the River Cam, a little below its emergence from the hills of north Essex. One of the more populous settlements in its hundred it was split into two ecclesiastical parishes in medieval times until they were united in 1874.

Originally known as Duxworth and listed as Dukeswrthe in the 10th century, and Dochesuuorde in the Domesday Book the village's name comes from "Worth (enclosure) of a man called Duc".


Village signs is a series of caches based on the ornate signs that depict the heritage, history and culture of the villages that put them up (normally on the village green!).

This cache is a 50ml tube

There are A number of keys on the village sign.

B = A+1

The cache can be found at N52 05.(A+B)(B+B+B)B E000 09.(A-A)(A+B)(A+B)


The cache is a short walk from the village sign so please do not go climbing all over it!

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If anybody would like to expand this series please do. I would just ask that you let SmokeyPugs know first so they can keep track of the Village Sign numbers and names to avoid duplication.

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Additional Hints (Decrypt)

onfr bs gerr. va gur pbire

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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