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The Fortress of Nupukivenkallio

A cache by Naake (adopted by Geocaching.fi) Send Message to Owner Message this owner
Hidden : 04/01/2003
Difficulty:
2 out of 5
Terrain:
2.5 out of 5

Size: Size:   micro (micro)

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Geocache Description:

Community Cache

The fortress of Nupukivenkallio is consisted of five emplacement, the ruins of twelve shelters and trenches that are strengthened with concrete. The cobblestones for Mannerheimintie have been excavated from the southside of the rock in 1925.

Metsäinen Nupukivenkallion tukikohta koostuu viidestä ampuma-asemasta, kahdestatoista suojarakennuksen jäännöksestä sekä betonivahvisteisista ja harkkokivimuuratuista juoksuhaudoista. Tukikohdan tehtävänä oli vihollisen torjunta lännestä, etelästä ja lounaasta sekä Turuntien ja junaradan hallinta. Punaisten puolustusasema kansalaissodassa, saksalaiset valtasivat 11.4.1918.

Kallion eteläpuolelta louhittiin mukulakiveä Helsingin Mannerheimintielle vuonna 1925.

Additional Hints (Decrypt)

Haqretebhaq va n ebpx ubyr

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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