RE: [GPSstash] Re: Found geocache box in apartment
Interesting. It's hard to say how it got to Colorado. I don't think that putting potentially dangerous materials inside will help anyone. It can be said with a high degree of certainty that it was not placed by a Chinese national but probably an American or possibly someone from Europe. We'll help you find someone in your area who can put it to good use. Thank you for telling us about it.
From: firstname.lastname@example.org [mailto:email@example.com] On Behalf Of warriorscheyenne Sent: Tuesday, December 07, 2010 5:24 AM To: firstname.lastname@example.org Subject: [GPSstash] Re: Found geocache box in apartment
We're in Fort Collins, Colorado. The cache box was found in an apartment at Brookview apartments. It is an ammo box with www.geocaching.com and don't remove written on the outside. Well, if it is from China, I'll be sure to fill it with cadmium, arsenic and lead and send it right back to them! I'd really like to get it to someone in our area, someone that does geocachine.
--- In email@example.com , Ray Roney wrote: > > Maybe this wasn't a Geocache... maybe it was something to remember a Vacation or > something. > > Is there a date on it....? Geocaching has only been around for ten years... and > someone may have had the coordinates before that if they'd had any GPS prior to > the existance of Geocaching and just turned it into a Present for someone. > > -- Ray - Michigan -- > > > > > ________________________________ > From: Seth! Leary > To: firstname.lastname@example.org > Sent: Mon, December 6, 2010 6:38:15 PM > Subject: RE: [GPSstash] Found geocache box in apartment > > > Brenda, > > Wacky. This geocache was apparently from China, in an unknown hiding spot > just west of the Sanya airport in Hainan-an island province off the southern > coast. There is not a geocache listed there, probably because it was > relocated to the closet in the apartment! Do you live close to China? Can > you put it back? Heh heh. But seriously, can you divulge the name of the > city or state where this apartment is located, just out of curiosity? > > The folks at Geocaching.com may be able to look up archived geocaches in > that area. It would appear that someone either removed the geocache (e.g. > "stole" it) or else the cache owner lived in that apartment and either > changed his/her mind about placing it or was otherwise inclined to retrieve > it. > > An interesting find. Please don't throw it out. I'm sure that some geocacher > near you can put it to good use as a resurrected geocache. > > Cheers, > > Seth! > > From: email@example.com [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org ] On Behalf > Of warriorscheyenne > Sent: Monday, December 06, 2010 7:16 AM > To: email@example.com > Subject: [GPSstash] Found geocache box in apartment > > Greetings! I need information, please. My DH found a geocache box in an > apartment move out. In the box was a sea shell with this inscribed on the > inside: Sanya > 18 degrees 17.409N > 109 degrees 22.984E > > along with some other items. We're not geocachers, but this box needs to get > back to someone. Please help. Thanks, in advance. > Sincerely, > Brenda > > [Non-text portions of this message have been removed] > > > > > > > > [Non-text portions of this message have been removed] >
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