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War Memorial #1280 ~ Chevithorne

A cache by moortrekka & Mrs Send Message to Owner Message this owner
Hidden : 08/24/2020
Difficulty:
1.5 out of 5
Terrain:
1.5 out of 5

Size: Size:   small (small)

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Geocache Description:


One of the leading families in the area, The Heathcoat Amory's

who lived close-by at Chevithorne Barton

Have lost many family members to war,

it is interesting to read their loss along with those others who perished through war

from such a small community

>>> I don't think I have ever seen a Blacksmiths mate listed before <<<

Description:

Rough hewn granite cross mounted on top of a stone plinth and octagonal stepped base. The inscription, in black lettering, is on the plinth and base.

Inscription:

TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN HONOURED MEMORY

OF THE FOLLOWING MEN FROM THIS PARISH WHO LAID

DOWN THEIR LIVES IN THE GREAT WAR 1914 - 1919

===============================================

"WE THAT LIVE ON, MID ENGLISH PASTURES GREEN,

REMEMBER THEM, AND THINK WHAT MIGHT HAVE BEEN."

1939 - 1945

 

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Additional Hints (Decrypt)

jura snpvat gur zrzbevny, urnq gb lbhe yrsg naq fvg ng gur gnoyr

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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