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A Fine Pair # 1177 ~ Southwell

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Hidden : 09/13/2018
2 out of 5
1 out of 5

Size: Size:   micro (micro)

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Geocache Description:

A Fine Pair Southwell


Number 1177 in a series of caches where a red telephone box is in close proximity to a post box.

The only rules are that they have to be able to be photographed together, be not more than 100’ apart and the phone boxes have to be red.


The K6 Kiosk which forms half of this A Fine Pair geocache is Grade II listed, achieving the status on 20 May 1992.

The letter box is made by Machan Engineering of Scotland. These were the last of this style of lamp box made before Machan went out of business. They were made between 1998-2008.





The cache can be found at:

N 53 04.ABC

W 000 56.DEF


A = Number of letters in the first word on the grey box

B = Time of collection from Chimes Meadow

C = Number of gold crowns on the phone box - 1

D = The hours number for the collection from a supermarket

E = Collection time from this letter box Mon-Fri

F = Number of crowns on the letter box

The Fine Pair series was originally started by wizardsmum but is now managed by mattd2k

If anybody would like to place 'A Fine Pair' of their own please do. I would just ask that you first visit to request a number to avoid any duplication

mattd2k also keeps a public Bookmark List of this series. Once your cache is published please contact him via to have yours added

Additional Hints (Decrypt)

Oyhr rqtvat

Decryption Key


(letter above equals below, and vice versa)

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