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Linhas de Torres - Forte da Aguieira [V.F.Xira]

A cache by lamas Send Message to Owner Message this owner
Hidden : 1/23/2005
Difficulty:
2 out of 5
Terrain:
2 out of 5

Size: Size: regular (regular)

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Geocache Description:

P - A cache está colocada no Forte da Aguieira, em um dos seus três blocos. A dificuldade desta cache é média.

E - The cache is placed in Forte da Aguieira, in one of its three blocks. The difficulty of this cache is average.


P - É um tupperware com 19x12 e está envolta num saco de plástico preto.

Esta cache faz parte de um grupo de caches colocadas ao longo das Linhas de Torres, reduto defensivo da cidade de Lisboa, aquando da terceira invasão francesa no ínicio do século XIX.

Conteúdo da cache

-Stashnote

-Logbook, lápis e afia

-Alguns objectos para troca (porta-chaves, etc.)

E - It´s a tupperware with 19x12 and is involved in a black plastic bag.

This cache is part of a group of caches placed at the long of the Linhas de Torres, defensive redoubt of the city of Lisbon, at the time of the third French invasion in the beginning of XIX's Century.

Content of cache

-Stashnote

-Logbook, pencil and sharpens

-Some gifts for exchange (key-chains, etc.)

LINHAS DE TORRES / LINES OF TORRES

O projecto das caches dedicadas às Linhas de Torres compreende um total de 10 caches distribuidas por alguns dos locais mais emblemáticos desta estrutura defensiva, que compreendeu mais de 150 fortes e redutos, considerada pelos especialistas como um dos mais eficientes sistemas de fortificação de campo da História.

Cada uma das caches abarca uma diferente temática relacionadas com este episódio da defesa de Lisboa por parte das tropas portuguesas e inglesas, face à terceira invasão do exército francês, entre 1809 e 1810.

Ao encontrar cada uma das 10 caches, o visitante receberá do seu dono 1/10 de uma cronologia com os principais acontecimentos da Guerra Penínsular, em Portugal.

The Torres Fortified Line consists of a series of 10 caches set amongst the most emblematic spots along this defensive structure, which saw the construction of 150 forts and was considered by military specialists as the most efficient system of field fortification.

Each cache deals with a different theme related with the episode of keeping Lisbon from the hands of the French between 1809 and 1810 by Portuguese and English troops.

On finding each of the caches, the visitor will receive from the cache owner a 1/10 of a excerpt with the main events in the Peninsular War in Portugal.

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Adere ao grupo de discussão e visita os sites Geocaching@PT,
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e os mapas com a localização das caches portuguesas

Would you like to know more about Geocaching in Portugal?
Join the discussion group and visit Geocaching@PT,
GeoPorStats and the maps with the location of the portuguese caches



Additional Hints (Decrypt)

C - Cebphene ab zheb n zrvb zrgeb qr nyghen.
R - Ybbx va gur jnyy ng unys zrgre bs urvtug.

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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