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Space Invader (NOT 24/7. TB Hotel)

Hidden : 11/01/2018
1.5 out of 5
1.5 out of 5

Size: Size: regular (regular)

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Geocache Description:

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NOT accessible 24/7 - Please see times below.
London is a wonderful city but one area in which it doesn't excel is larger caches suitable for TBs. This rare Letterbox/Hybrid cache (only 1 of 14 within 10 miles/16Km at the time of publication) has been placed with travellers of all sorts, from near and very far, in mind...

"And now before giving you the details of the battle, I bring you a warning: Every one of you listening to my voice, tell the world. Tell this to everybody wherever they are. Watch the skies. Everywhere. Keep looking."

Nearest Tube stations: Holborn (3-5 mins), Chancery Lane (5-6 mins) and Russell Square (8-10 mins). Approx. 10 mins from The British Museum. Wheelchair access - 65cm doorway - using the Tube is best via Tottenham Court Road, as this has lifts from platform level to street level.

This is a very quick and easy - yet memorable - Offset-Multi-style Letterbox/Hybrid cache. It has a stamp in the cache. It isn't a swap. Please don't take it! Begin at the given co-ords and locate a hard-to-miss mosaic created by Tim's sister - her name is on a plaque below it. Note the number of Red Flags on the ship.

Now go to the second waypoint (it's 214ft/65m behind you, and then left. A 40-second stroll or roll - doorway 65cm wide) and enter the building (note opening times below!) - follow the arrow? - to locate an old switch on the wall (See clue). Flick it on and off the number of Red Flags times in less than six seconds and then wait for a few seconds for the cache to be revealed. To return it to safety, turn the switch on and off again. All very simple and painless!

Opening Hours: Usually Tuesday to Saturday, 11am-6pm with late opening on Thursdays, noon 'til 8pm. During the summer (until mid September) the location is open Sunday-Monday 11am-6pm too - also during English/Welsh school holidays. The first Thursday of the month has a bar 5-9pm...
Tuesday 11:00-18:00
Wednesday 11:00-18:00
Thursday 12:00-20:00 (1st Thu of the month til 21:00)
Friday 11:00-18:00
Saturday 11:00-18:00
Sunday 11:00-18:00 (Summer/school holidays Only!)
Monday 11:00-18:00 (Summer/school holidays Only!)
Occasionally closed for private functions. Check website for details.

Another collection of Tim's work is on display at Southwold Pier, close to GCGX07 - Pier Pressure. It was this cache which first introduced Simply Paul to his creations.

Thanks to reviewer Professor Xavier for his help on getting this cache approved. Revealed at the 'Project X' Launch Event (contains Spoilers) on November 1st 2018 ->->-> If you enjoyed this cache please consider leaving a Favorite Point, and perhaps visiting Laughing Sal's by Haicoole in San Fran', USA. If you enjoyed the location, perhaps consider leaving a review online? Thank you.

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Additional Hints (Decrypt)

[Stage 1:] Nobir urnq urvtug.
[Stage 2:] Erq fjvgpu. Vafvqr, ba gur evtug, ba gur jnyy. Orgjrra gur qbangvbaf obk naq Vf Vg Neg.

Decryption Key


(letter above equals below, and vice versa)

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