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Born to be First Geocoin 3rd Latvian geocoin

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Released:
Thursday, 29 January 2015
Origin:
Latvia
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About This Item

This is Third Latvian Geocoin.
Meaning of symbols of geocoin:
1. Christmas tree - The first documented use of an evergreen tree in a Christmas celebration was in Riga, Latvia, in the year 1510 according to many sources.
2. Camera Minox - The Minox is a subminiature camera conceived in 1922 and invented in 1936 by German-Latvian Walter Zapp, which Latvian factory VEF (Valsts Elektrotehniskā Fabrika) manufactured from 1937 to 1943. Originally envisioned as a luxury item, it gained wide notoriety as a spy camera.
3. Tank - The first tank in the world was built in May of 1915 in Riga, Latvia, at the plant called Russo-Balt. The machine was named Go-Everywhere (Visurgajejs), its weight was 3.5-4 tons. There was place for a single person and it was bullet-proof. Its maximum speed was 25 km/h.
4. Flask - Latvia made many discoveries in chemistry. Most well-known invention of Dr. Janis Polis was remantadine – an antiviral agent that is most effective against type A influenza virus. Mildronate is an antischemic agent of a metabolic action (cardioprotector) produced by Grindex in Latvia.
5. Flying figure - Aerodium Latvia is a company based in Sigulda, Latvia, which owns and runs the first vertical wind tunnel in Eastern Europe. The vertical wind tunnel (VWT) is located near Sigulda, the most visited tourist area in Latvia. The company became known after the 2006 Torino XX Winter Olympic Games closing ceremonies, because Aerodium Latvia helped produce the part of the show that featured flying acrobats. The tunnel blows a wind stream of 200 km/h within a diameter of 3.7 meters.
6. And flag of Latvia of course.

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    Discovered It 04/25/2019 dfo336 discovered it   Visit Log

    Dieser Wanderer ist mir in den letzten Wochen auf meinen Touren begegnet.
    Gute Reise an schöne Orte!
    Discovered it on my tour. Thank you for sharing and always good journey.

    Mark Missing 04/13/2019 minimicha marked it as missing   Visit Log

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    Dropped Off 03/26/2019 Minnipaul placed it in Owner Berlin, Germany - 1.66 miles  Visit Log
    Visited 03/25/2019 Minnipaul took it to 😎 Creation Celebration: Berlin - Quality Caches Berlin, Germany   Visit Log
    Visited 03/25/2019 Minnipaul took it to 😎 Creation Celebration: Berlin - Quality Caches Berlin, Germany - 9.64 miles  Visit Log
    Visited 03/24/2019 Minnipaul took it to Am Rand " Neuer Schwanebecker Weg" Brandenburg, Germany - 3.06 miles  Visit Log
    Visited 03/24/2019 Minnipaul took it to Das Pärchen Brandenburg, Germany - 3.57 miles  Visit Log
    Visited 03/24/2019 Minnipaul took it to Angehangen #6 Brandenburg, Germany - .19 miles  Visit Log
    Visited 03/24/2019 Minnipaul took it to Angehangen #5 Brandenburg, Germany - 15.05 miles  Visit Log
    Visited 03/24/2019 Minnipaul took it to Mauerweg Nord #4 Brandenburg, Germany - 2.09 miles  Visit Log
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