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A Fine Pair # 1460 ~ Wanstead

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Hidden : 05/30/2020
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1 out of 5

Size: Size:   micro (micro)

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Geocache Description:


Number 1460 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.


Wecome to the Wanstead Fine Pair. This features a rare Edward VIII post box besides the traditional red phone box. With a reign of just 326 days there was little time for new post boxes bearing his monogram to be placed hence there relative scarcity.

As with many urban hides this area can be busy with muggles, please be stealthy when finding and replacing the cache.

The phone number for the phone box is 020 8989 ABCD

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

The checksum for all the digits is 42 and the cache can be found a short distance away

The A Fine Pair series is 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)

Oruvaq E2707

Decryption Key


(letter above equals below, and vice versa)