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War Memorial #670 ~ Letchworth

A cache by ryo62 Send Message to Owner Message this owner
Hidden : 03/18/2019
Difficulty:
2 out of 5
Terrain:
1.5 out of 5

Size: Size:   micro (micro)

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Geocache Description:


War Memorial #670 ~ Letchworth

Letchworth Garden City War Memorial was unveiled on Dec 11th 1921 by Viscount Hampden. It was erected as a memorial to the 145 men who died in World War I and was designed by Onslow E Whiting. The central wards of the hospital were also erected as a memorial, a reference to which is included in the inscription on the plinth at the base of the cross. A memorial to those who died in World War II is to the north of the memorial cross.

This is a multi cache and IS NOT at the published coordinates.

The cache is a 2ml tube.

 

To find the cache:

At the published coordinates you will find the war memorial and directly behind is a smaller war memorial in the hedge. On the bottom left of the memorial look for a plaque for PTE R.COULSON. Check out the plaque.

The year on the plaque is ABCD.

Final coordinates:
N 51° C(C+D).(A+C)C(B-A)
W 000° AD.(C+D)(B-A-C-D)(B-A)


Checksum of all digits in the coordinates = 58

***** PLEASE NOTE IMPORTANT *****
CACHES ARE NOT ALLOWED TO BE PLACED ON ACTUAL MEMORIALS OR WITHIN THE BOUNDARY OF SUCH

AT ALL TIMES PLEASE TREAT LOCATIONS OF MEMORIALS WITH RESPECT

Additional Hints (Decrypt)

zntargvp. zvqqyr bs orapu

Decryption Key

A|B|C|D|E|F|G|H|I|J|K|L|M
-------------------------
N|O|P|Q|R|S|T|U|V|W|X|Y|Z

(letter above equals below, and vice versa)



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