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Re: [GPSstash] Re: Found geocache box in apartment


Lost and found history!!!

2010/12/7 Seth! Leary

>
>
> 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.
>
>
> Seth!
>
> From: gpsstash@yahoogroups.com [mailto:
> gpsstash@yahoogroups.com ] On Behalf
> Of warriorscheyenne
> Sent: Tuesday, December 07, 2010 5:24 AM
> To: gpsstash@yahoogroups.com
> 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 gpsstash@yahoogroups.com > gpsstash%40yahoogroups.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: gpsstash@yahoogroups.com > gpsstash%40yahoogroups.com >
> > 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: gpsstash@yahoogroups.com > gpsstash%40yahoogroups.com >
> [mailto:gpsstash@yahoogroups.com > gpsstash%40yahoogroups.com > ] On
>
> Behalf
> > Of warriorscheyenne
> > Sent: Monday, December 06, 2010 7:16 AM
> > To: gpsstash@yahoogroups.com > gpsstash%40yahoogroups.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
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