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Found it Sears Tower found Brass Cap Cache- Smith-Dorrien Rd (Locked)

Thursday, October 3, 2013Alberta, Canada

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BCP611 - Peace River View

Well, let me start by saying this was probably one of if not the most rewarding cap I have done and for several reasons. First, it was a FTF, but that is really not that big of a deal. Second, it is a really beautiful setting with the river and valley. Probably the biggest reason was that fact that we had none of my usual cap hunting tools to make the find. When i approached the top of the hill, I noticed a GP, and immediately started digging with a broken shovel we happen to have in the truck. after several minutes, I realized that this was a post for one of the 3 rebars. I looked at the cap hint and made an educated guess where another rebar might be and looked down and there it was, another rebar. We happen to have a tape measure in the truck, so we attempted to draw a couple of arcs (although the tape was too short, so we had to estimate). We then started digging. After a bit of digging, I decided to look for the third rebar and within a few minutes, I was tripping over it. one more measurement and a bit more digging to find that the cap was not 10 cm below grade, but more like 1 cm and right in line with our arc! TFTH

Context photo with rebar GP in the background

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