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SMM6 Mr. & Mrs. Norrie

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Hidden : 5/21/2018
Difficulty:
3 out of 5
Terrain:
2 out of 5

Size: Size: small (small)

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You are looking for a regular sized container at Staatsburgh Historic Site. The photographs in the cache are to remain in the cache – do not take.

Adam Gordon Norrie, of one of New York’s wealthiest families and a son of businessman Gordon Norrie, married Margaret Lewis Morgan on June 15, 1897 in her family’s home on Washington Square, New York, NY.  He had earned a B.A in Law from Columbia University, in 1897.

The land for Margaret Lewis Norrie State Park was donated in Margaret’s memory by her sister, Geraldine Livingston Morgan Thompson.  The Morgan sisters were cousins of Ruth Livingston Mills.

The son of Adam Gordon Norrie and Margaret Lewis Morgan Norrie was Lewis Gordon Norrie. Lewis, a star of the hockey team at Princeton University was killed in a car accident in 1923. After his death, his parents erected a memorial and created a park in his memory.

Additional Hints (Decrypt)

Jung gur eboore fnlf gb uvf ivpgvz.

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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