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L'Etang de la Tour

A cache by eole, adopted by Ceiffel Send Message to Owner Message this owner
Hidden : 10/08/2005
Difficulty:
2.5 out of 5
Terrain:
3 out of 5

Size: Size:   regular (regular)

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Geocache Description:

Français : Voici une cache qui vous fera découvrir l’Etang de la Tour près de Rambouillet, un des nombreux ouvrages entrepris par Louis XIV pour alimenter en eau les jardins du Château de Versailles.

English : This cache will guide you to the Etang de la Tour near Rambouillet, one of many works ordered by Louis XIV for supplying Château de Versailles’ gardens with water. You need to be able to read French.




Français : Cette cache se fait en 3 étapes. Il faut compter une bonne heure au total.


Waypoint 1


Coordonnées indiquées ci-dessus


Waypoint 2

N48°39.ABC E001°52.XYZ
    ABC= Année d’arrêt des travaux – 1127
    XYZ= Volume maximum de l’étang (en m3) / 205 – 111


Waypoint 3
(la cache)

Au waypoint 2, il y a une association sportive dont le sigle est composé des lettres A, P, Y.
Ce sigle vaut 1214. Le Waypoint 3 est la projection depuis le Waypoint 2 de abc mètres vers l’azimut def°, avec a=P, b=P, c=Y, d=P, e=A+Y, f=Y+Y.
Il n’est pas recommandé d’y aller tout droit !

Contenu initial de la cache : balle rebondissante, Jeu sur CD-ROM, tee de golf, 1 TB
(pour GCxxxxxx : ABC)

 

English :This is a 3 steps cache. It should take one hour at least to complete the cache.


Waypoint1


Abovecoordinates


Waypoint 2

N48°39.ABC E001°52.XYZ
    ABC= year of work stop – 1127
    XYZ= maximal volume of the pond (in m3) / 205 – 111


Waypoint3
(the cache)

At the waypoint 2, there is a sport association which acronym is set with letters A, P, Y.
This acronym is equal to 1214. The Waypoint 3 is reached by the projection from Waypoint 2 by abc meters towards def°, where a=P, b=P, c=Y, d=P, e=A+Y, f=Y+Y.
It’s not recommended to go straight !

Initial content of the cache : bouncing ball, PC game on CD-ROM, golf tee, 1 TB

Additional Hints (Decrypt)

Ceèf qr qrhk tenaqf neoerf - Rager ha neoer qrobhg rg ha neoer pbhpué.
Pybfr gb gjb ovt gerrf - Orgjrra n fgnaqvat gerr naq n ylvat gerr

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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