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Trams at Turku - Line 3

A cache by Varvikello adopted by 1. TJAI 2.Iiki Send Message to Owner Message this owner
Hidden : 11/17/2005
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Trams at Turku - Line 3

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This is series of caches that introduce You the tramway of Turku. Tramway traffic began at 1890 as horse drawn and ended 1892. Electric tramway traffic began at the end of 1908 and lasted until 1972. There is three traditional caches at turnaround places of three different lines. In the cachenote is part of a coordinate. Collect these coordinates and You can find a mystery cache: Trams at Turku – Depot.
Jarkko SuominensVideo about Trams next to the cache site.

Other caches of this series are:
Trams at Turku - Line 1
Trams at Turku - Line 2

Here is track map raidekartta 1949...1972

Here has been a triangle-shaped turnaround for line 3 trams. Triangle goes along Martinkatu, Stålarminkatu and Kuninkaankartanonkatu. This was the westernmost point of Turku tramlines at this side of river Aura before the extension of the system in year 1956. From this cache You can find one part of the coordinates for the main cache: Trams at Turku – Depot.

Additional Hints (Decrypt)

genssvp fvta cbyr

Decryption Key


(letter above equals below, and vice versa)



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