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War Memorial #736 ~ Sidcup

A cache by 1260rjc Send Message to Owner Message this owner
Hidden : 06/12/2019
Difficulty:
4 out of 5
Terrain:
1.5 out of 5

Size: Size: other (other)

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Geocache Description:


The Sidcup war memorial is a grey stone cenotaph with three bronze plaques on the 6 o'clock face, and a bronze plaque beneath a bronze wreath on both 9 and 3 o'clock faces. The cenotaph sits on paved area with low stone wall behind. The memorial was unveiled by Lieut-Col Wood-Marytn in September 1921.

The co-ords should take you to the memorial. The following answers can be found on and around this memorial and the one at the waypoint by the church.

Number of words in the line 2 below Sidcup and District, A
"in 20BC" (year)
The number of words in the three lines between the Lion and the Cross, D
Number of Groombridge's, E
The number of initials that Theobald-Hicks has, F
The number of words, including any groups of numbers, before Association, G
Number of Stewart's, H

The magnetic cache can be found at:

N51 25. A C+E A+B
E0 6. H G D-B-F



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This series brings you to British war memorials. I hope that while you are here carrying out our ultimately frivolous hobby that you will pause for thought and think about the brave men and women listed on it who made the ultimate sacrifice for all of us.




***** 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)

Nobir gur ohvyqvat

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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