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

Sunday, 12 June 2016Alberta, Canada

I found BCP253 Edmonton CPR.

We had an unexpected and unfortunate incident that happened yesterday which required Mrs. Gumby, my mother-in-law, my daughter and I to make a late night trip up to the Royal Alexandra hospital. On the drive through the city I happened to look at my GPS, (out of habit) and noticed that we drove right by this cap but of course that was just a passing thought. We got to the hospital and found out what was going on, the other three stayed the night at the hospital but I had to head home in the middle of the night to take care of our dog Rambo. After getting a couple of hours of sleep I got up and was headed back to Edmonton when I text Mrs. Gumby to see how things were going. She mentioned that things had slightly improved which was great because at least they didn't get worse. That's when I decided that on my way back through the city this morning I would allow myself to stop and look for this cap.

I parked pretty close to the cap and made the short walk over. I didn't deal with much rain on the drive up but while I was here it started to rain pretty good. As I walked over to where my GPS zeroed out I noticed a patch of ground that looked pretty soft and after a kick I figured that the cap was there. I grabbed my trowel and after a little digging I uncovered the cap. Awesome now off to the hospital.

This cap was the perfect placement for me to add a smiley to my day. Thanks for another great cap. TFTBC

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